Junseong Ko

South Korea | 2009

PIANO 2023: Competitor


Born in 2009, Junseong Ko began playing piano at the age of 8. In 2018, he won first prize and special jury prize at the Korea-Liszt Competition, grand prize at the Music Journal Competition, Yewon School Piano Excellence Award, Hankook Ilbo Music Competition, Korea Chopin Competition, Dong-A Junior Music Competition, and Seoul Orchestra Competition. He is also strengthening his performing skills through various stages such as Young Musician Festival, Kumho Prodigy Concert, Seoul Orchestra, The House Concert Recital, and the final performance of the July Festival. Junseong Ko is currently attending the second year of Yewon School and studying with professors Se-Ran Oh and Sung-Moon Jung.



First round

Beethoven: Piano Sonata op.27 n.1
Scriabin: Fantasie op.28 in B minor

Second round

Prokofiev: Piano Sonata op.83
Liszt: Après une lecture du Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata, S.161, n.7
Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin n.5, Menuet


Stravinsky: Three Movements from Petrushka
Bach: Toccata in E minor BWV 914
Liszt: Reminiscences de Norma
Chopin: Nocturne op.62 n.1


Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto n.2 in C minor op.18