11 KIM Jiyoung

KIM Jiyoung
South Korea
age 21

Seoul National University 2015–
Seoul Arts High School 2012–2015

Jiyoung Kim (born 18 June 1996) is currently studying at Seoul National University with Aviram Reichert. She won the first prize at the 2nd Korea-Asia Piano Open Competition and the special jury award at the 7th International Tchaikovsky Competition for young musicians in 2012. Jiyoung Kim had a solo recital at the Yamaha Concert Salon in 2012 and at the Kumho Art Hall in 2014. She has performed with the Suwon Philharmonic Orchestra, Gunpo Philharmonic Orchestra and Korea Percussion Orchestra.


First round

J. S. BACH Prelude and Fugue in A minor (WTK II)
BEETHOVEN Sonata no. 18 in E-flat major op. 31/3
CHOPIN Etude in C-sharp minor op. 10/4
LISZT Paganini Etude no. 6 in A minor
RAUTAVAARA Etude op. 42/4: Fourths
LOWELL LIEBERMANN Gargoyles op. 29 (1989)

Second round

SAARIAHO Arabesques et adages
SIBELIUS Opus 76: III Carillon, VII Affettuoso, XIII Harlequinade
RAVEL Miroirs: III Une barque sur l’océan, IV Alborada del gracioso
PROKOFIEV Sonata no. 8 op. 84


SCHUMANN Piano Quintet op. 44
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto no. 2 op. 18

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comissioned work by Outi Tarkiainen

The commissioned work for the competition was composed by Outi Tarkiainen. Competitors may, in the second round, alternatively improvise on a theme. The theme is issued 20 minutes before performance.

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