Date of Birth
14 Jun 1988
240 Knickerbocker Road
Repertoire: The preliminaries
Round 1: 20-minute recital
|F. Chopin||Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op.52||10|
Round 2: 30-minute recital
|F. Chopin||Polonaise-Fantasie, Op.61||13|
|Carl Vine||Piano Sonata No. 1||Yes||16|
Repertoire: The semi-finals
Round 1: 65-minute recital
|F. Liszt||Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude from Harmonies poétiques et religieuses||18|
|F. Schubert||Piano Sonata No. 21 in B-flat Major, D. 960||45|
Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Franck: Sonata in A major
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44
Repertoire: The Finals
Round 1: 18th Century Concerto
Mozart: Concerto No 23 in A major K488
Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto
Schumann: Concerto in A minor Op 54
BiographyAward-winning pianist Sungpil Kim performs as a recitalist, chamber musician and orchestral soloist across the US, in the UK, and in his native South Korea. Praised by International Piano Magazine for performances infused with “magic in atmosphere, individuality and poise,” his repertoire encompasses timeless masterpieces of the piano literature along with innovative new compositions.
As a recitalist, he performs in formal halls as well as casual venues that support his mission to make classical music accessible to people everywhere. He has not only appeared on the Yamaha Rising Artist Series in Seoul but also performed on the same city’s House Concert Series.
Mr. Kim was awarded the first prize at the 2011 Jefferson Symphony International Young Artists Competition and the fourth prize winner at the 2010 Isang Yun International Music Competition.
Mr. Kim is completing the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at Peabody, in the studio of Brian Ganz.
Documentation of musical studies
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