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Soo-Hyun Park

South Korea


Born in Seoul and brought up in Vienna, Soo-Hyun Park began playing the violin at the age of seven. She was unanimously awarded the "Priz Groupe Edmond de Rothshild" at the Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad. Her debut CD (with Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz) came out on the label ONYX, which was top rated and recommended by numerous Music Magazines i.a. The Strad, BBC and the Gramophone Magazine. Park has appeared at various festivals: Bronislaw Huberman Violin Festival Festival Gstaad, Musikfestival Heidelberger Frühling, Trema Sonore Festival in Genova, Casalmaggiore Musicfestival, Valdres festival in Oslo, Daejeon Chamber Music Festival, and others. She is a prize-winner of several international competitions, including the International Competition Carl Nielsen (2016) - 4th prize and the prize for best Danish interpretation, International Competition De Geneve (2016) - 3rd prize, International Competition Johannes Brahms (2016) - 1st prize & special prize at the chamber music section and 2nd prize at the solo violin section at the same time. She studied at the University for Music in Vienna with Dora Schwarzberg. Presently, she majors in chamber music with Johannes Meissl (Artis Quartet) while working with Pierre Amoyal at Mozarteum in Salzburg.


First Round

J.S. BACH: Grave and Fuga from the Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV1003
N. PAGANINI: Caprice No.15 and 23
F. KREISLER: Recitativo and Scherzo Caprice, Op. 6


W. A. MOZART: Sonata in A major, K526
C. DEBUSSY: Sonata No. 3 in G minor
C. SAINT-SAËNS: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28


W.A. MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K216

Grand Final

P. I. TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35