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  • date of birth: January 5, 2000
  • graduated from the Korea National University of Arts;
  • studied with Prof. Sung Joo Lee;
  • masterclasses with Pinchas Zukerman, Christian Tetzlaff, Rachel Podger.

Prizes: 2nd Prize at the Osaka International Music Competition, 1st Prize at the Gifu International String Competition


First Round

Bach Adagio and Fugue from Sonata in G minor for Solo Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major K. 218

Paganini Caprice No. 23

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2

Enescu “Ménétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite Op. 28

Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo Op. 34


Brahms Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor Op. 108

Enescu Sonata No. 2 in F minor for Violin and Piano Op. 6

Ravel Tzigane


Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47