32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Hans H. (Hyung Min) Suh

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First Name
Hans H. (Hyung Min)


Date of Birth
22 May 1990

+82 10 3678 8284

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Jungrang-gu, Muk-dong 171-2, #403
(Seoul) 131-848

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
D. Scarlatti Sonata in d minor, K.213 4
D. Scarlatti Sonata in D Major, K.492 2
R. Schumann Novelletten (Op. 21), #8 12

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
L.v. Beethoven Sonata Op. 10 No. 3 in D Major 22
Carl Vine Bagatelles No. 1 & 2 Yes 4
M. Ravel Toccata from "Le Tombeau de Couperin" 4

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
R. Schumann Fantasie Op. 17 30
M. Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition 33

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Beethoven: Sonata No 9 Op 47 (‘Kreutzer’)

Piano Quintet

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Beethoven: Concerto No 1 in C major Op 15

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Brahms: Concerto No 2 in B flat major Op 83

Audition video


Pianist Hans H. Suh has performed as a soloist in many of world’s distinguished venues, such as Avery Fisher Hall and Alice Tully Hall at the Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall at the Kaufman Center, Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, and the Concert Hall of Seoul Arts Center.

In June 2013, Hans won the silver-medal at the Sendai International Music Competition, and earlier in September 2011 Hans placed 3rd at the Florida International Piano Competition.

He had performed with world’s prominent orchestras such as the New York Philharmonic, Hudson Valley Philharmonic, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra, and Kammerphilharmonie Graubünden (Conductors: Kurt Masur, Vladimir Feltsman, Michael Adelson, Myung-Whun Chung, and Pascal Verrot).

Hans attended Columbia University studying ancient history as a John Jay Scholar, while studying piano with Profs. Matti Raekallio and Emanuel Ax. Hans is currently enrolled for master’s degree at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater, und Medien Hannover.


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