12 KIM Jun Ho

KIM Jun Ho
South Korea
age 22

Kyung Hee University, College of Music, Seoul 2014–
Seoul Arts High School 2011–2014

Jun Ho Kim (born 29 March 1995, Seoul) is currently studying with Julius-Jeongwon Kim and Hyo-Sun Lim at the Kyung Hee University in Seoul. He has been a laureate of several international and national piano competitions, including the second prize at the Prague Spring International Piano Competition 2016, and the fourth prize at the Ettlingen International Piano Competition 2014 in Germany. He has performed in several cities and concert venues in Korea, including the Seoul Arts Center, Yamaha Concert Salon and Kumho Art Hall in Seoul. He has also performed with the Prague Symphony Orchestra and the Busan Philharmonic Orchestra (South Korea).


First round

J. S. BACH Prelude and Fugue in G major (WTK I)
BEETHOVEN Sonata no. 7 in D major op. 10/3
CHOPIN Etude in F major op. 10/8
LISZT Transcendental Etude no. 11 ”Harmonies du soir”
LIGETI Etude no. 10 ”Der Zauberlehrling”
ADAM SKOUMAL The Jongleur (2016)

Second round

SAARIAHO Arabesques et adages
SIBELIUS Opus 75: V The Spruce; Opus 76: X Elegiaco
BRAHMS Sechs Klavierstücke op. 118: Intermezzo in A minor, Intermezzo in A major, Ballade in G minor, Intermezzo in F minor, Romanze in F major, Intermezzo in E-flat minor
STRAVINSKY Three Movements from Petrushka


DVOŘÁK Piano Quintet no. 2 op. 81
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto no. 3 op. 30

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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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