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  • date of birth: April 17, 1998
  • currently studying at the Northwestern University with Prof. Hans Jørgen Jensen;
  • performed in venues such as Mozarteum Foundation’s Wiener Saal, Jordan Hall, and Weill Recital Hall;
  • participated in masterclasses given by Steven Isserlis, Ida Kavafian, Jian Wang, Frans Helmerson, Laurence Lesser, Thomas Riebl, Jérôme Pernoo, Wen-Sinn Yang.

Prizes: laureate of the Seoul Arts Concours, Gershwin International Music Competition, Boston Trio Competition, Sejong Philharmonic Competition, Feinberg Youth Competition and Stulberg International String Competition


First Round

Piatti Caprice Op. 25 No. 8

Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major Hob. VIIb/1

Schumann Adagio and Allegro in A flat major Op. 70

Second Round

Brahms Cello Sonata

Crumb Sonata for Solo Cello

Davidov At the Fountain Op. 20 No. 2


Enescu Cello Sonata No. 2 in C major Op. 26

Debussy Cello Sonata in D minor L. 135


Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor Op. 85