GunYoung Hwang | 04/21/2020
Beethoven: Eroica Variations
Sonata No. 13 in E♭ major "Quasi una fantasia", Op. 27, No. 1
Sonata No. 14 in C♯ minor "Quasi una fantasia", Op. 27, No. 2 "Moonlight"
Sonata No. 15 in D major, Op. 28 "Pastoral"
Born in Seoul, pianist GUNYOUNG HWANG began performing at the age of seven and later enrolled at the prestigious Yewon Arts School and the Seoul Art High School. Mr. Hwang pursued his studies at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin under the mentorship of Prof. Fabio Bidini. He was the recipient of the 'Deutschland Stipendium' scholarship from the Yamaha Corporation during his undergraduate degree. Mr. Hwang has received several noteworthy prizes included First Prizes at the Bechstein and Eumyeon Competitions, and a Special Prize win at the Artsilvia Foundation Audition. Mr. Hwang continued his studies at the University for Music and Dance in Cologne for a Konzertexamen degree (the highest distinction). Gunyoung Hwang is an artist diploma candidate at the Colburn Conservatory of Music where he studies with Carol Colburn Grigor Piano Chair, Fabio Bidini.