Kisuk Kwon

South Korea
Category
Conc ENG
About This Project

Kisuk Kwon

Republic of Korea

27 y.o.

 

Kisuk was born in 1991 in Seoul. He has been educated in music since he was 8 years old and he graduated from Hanyang university College of Music with the best grades. He is now studying at Hochschule für Musik in Detmold with Prof. Hartmut Schneider.

 

Competitions

  • Premio Internazionale Pianistico “A. Scriabin 2019” 2nd Prize (Grosseto, Italy)
  • Premio Mauro Paolo Monopoli, Diploma of Semifinalist,
  • Concorso Pianistico internazionale Massarosa, Semifinalist
  • 2016 Korea-Chopin Competition, 3rd prize
  • 2015 Korea-Liszt Competition, 3rd prize
  • 2014 Youngchang Music Competition (China and Korea), 2nd prize
  • 2013 Korea-Beethoven Competition,  2nd Prize

He won other competitions and performed gala concert ( Prime Orchestra, Grosseto Orchestra, etc.)

 

Envisaged programme

 

First round

L. van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 2, No. 3

A. Grünfeld: Soirée de Vienne Op. 56

 

Second round

A. Scriabin: Piano Sonata No. 2 in G sharp minor, Op. 19 (“Sonata-Fantasy”)

J. Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 2 in F sharp minor, Op. 2

F. Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 in C sharp minor,  S. 244/12

 

Semifinal

S. Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 36

R. Schumann: Carnaval Op. 9

 

Final

L. van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58