32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Kyu Yeon Kim

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First Name
Kyu Yeon


Date of Birth
12 Oct 1985


Permanent Address
820 West End Ave. #1E
New York
NY 10025

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
W. A. Mozart Sonata No.3 in B-flat Major K.281 8
F. Chopin Nocturne in B Major, Op.62-1 7
Carl Vine Toccatissimo Yes 5

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
R. Schumann Kreisleriana Op.16 28
Bela Bartok Three Etudes Op.18 No.3 2

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
J. P. Rameau Nouvelles Suite de Pieces de Clavecin in a minor 25
Bela Bartok Three Etudes Op.18 No.1, 2 7
F. Schubert Sonata in B-flat Major D960 32

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Brahms: Sonata No 3 in D minor Op 108

Piano Quintet

Dvořák: Piano Quintet No 2 in A major Op 81

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Mozart: Concerto No 9 in E flat major K271

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Beethoven: Concerto No 4 in G major Op 58

Audition video


Kyu Yeon Kim has given recitals and concerts in the United States, Germany, France, Austria, Switzerland, Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands, Japan, China and Australia and has appeared as a soloist with a number of orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra, the National Orchestra of Belgium, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, the KBS Orchestra, Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie.
She has won prizes in numerous competitions including Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition, AXA Dublin International Piano Competition in 2006, and was a laureate in the Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition in 2010. Most recently, she won fourth Prize in the Cleveland International Piano Competition in 2011.
She attended at prestigious International Piano Academy Lake Como and earned Artist Diploma at the Cleveland Institute of music under the guidance of Sergei Babayan.
Currently, she is pursuing a doctorate degree at the Manhattan School of Music with Solomon Mikowsky.


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