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Stephen Kim
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°1995
United States of America
Biography
Stephen Kim trained at the Curtis Institute of Music under Shmuel Ashkenasi, Aaron Rosand, and Joseph Silverstein and was awarded the Curtis Institute’s Milka Violin Artist Prize in 2018. He is currently studying at the Juilliard School under Hyo Kang. He has won prizes at a number of competitions : the Yehudi Menuhin, the Sendai, and, more recently, the Premio Paganini. He has worked with, among others, the Curtis Chamber Orchestra, the Carmel Symphony, the Terre Haute Symphony, the Austin Symphony, the Suwon Philharmonic, the Sendai Philharmonic, and the Orchestra del Teatro Carlo Felice. He recently performed in the recital series of the Stradivari Society and the Verbier Festival Academy. Stephen Kim is the only person to have won three of the competitions organised by the Aspen Music Festival : the Brahms Violin Concerto in 2014, the Dorothy DeLay Memorial Fellowship in 2013, and the AACA Mozart Violin Concerto Competition in 2011.
Teachers
  • 2018 - : Hyo Kang
  • 2016 - 2018: Aaron Rosand
  • 2013 - 2015: Joseph Silverstein
  • 2013 - 2018: Shmuel Ashkenasi
Degrees
  • 2018 - : Juilliard School
  • 2013 - 2018: Bachelor of Music, Curtis Institute of Music
Concerts
  • 2018: Teatro Carlo Felice (Genoa, Italy), Teatro Carlo Felice, L'orchestra del Teatro Carlo Felice, Michael Zlabinger
  • 2018: Field Concert Hall (Philadelphia, USA), Curtis Institute of Music, Solo Recital with Daniel Hsu, piano
  • 2017: WAC of Chicago (Chicago, USA), Stradivari Society recipient recital series, Solo Recital with Beilin Han, piano
  • 2017: Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai (Sendai, Japan), Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Sendai City Symphony Orchestra, Keita Matsui
  • 2016-2017: (United States tour in nine cities), Curtis Institute of Music, Curtis Chamber Orchestra, conductor-less
  • 2016: Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai (Sendai, Japan), Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra, Junichi Hirokami
Competitions
  • 2018: 3rd Prize, Paganini International Violin Competition (Genoa, Italy)
  • 2016: 2nd Prize, Sendai International Violin Competition
  • 2015: 5th Prize, Seoul International Violin Competition
  • 2014: 4th Prize and Chamber Music Prize, Menuhin International Violin Competition
Activities
ActivityFunction
Recital with 2 laureates of violin 2019Soloist
Concert with laureates 1, 2 and 3 of violin 2019Soloist
Concert with laureates 1, 2 and 3 of violin 2019Soloist
Concert with laureates 1, 2 and 3 of violin 2019Soloist
Concert with the 3 first laureates of violin 2019Soloist
Concert with the 3 first laureates of violin 2019Soloist
Closing concert violin 2019Soloist
Concert with the 3 first laureates of violin 2019Soloist
Final 2019 : Stephen KimSoloist
Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - recitalSoloist
Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - concertoSoloist
First round 2019: Stephen KimSoloist
VIOLIN 2019Third Prize
Videos
Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - concerto
Tuesday 7 May 2019 Flagey/Studio 4 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Concerto n. 5 in A major KV 219 Allegro aperto | Adagio | Rondeau Soloist : Stephen Kim Orchestra : Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie Conductor : Jean-Jacques Kantorow
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Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - recital
Friday 10 May 2019 Flagey/Studio 4 Eugène Ysaÿe : Allegretto poco scherzoso | Finale con brio (Sonata in G minor op. 27/1) Bram Van Camp : Scherzo - Bagatelle Johannes Brahms : Sonata n. 3 in D minor op. 108 (Sonatas for violin and piano) Allegro alla breve | Adagio | Un poco presto e con sentimento | Presto agitato Soloist : Stephen Kim Pianist accompanist : Samuel Parent
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Final 2019 : Stephen Kim
Tuesday 21 May 2019 Centre for Fine Arts/Salle Henry Le Boeuf Kimmo Hakola : Fidl Op.99 Johannes Brahms : Concerto in D major op. 77 Allegro non troppo | Adagio | Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace Soloist : Stephen Kim Orchestra : Belgian National Orchestra Conductor : Hugh Wolff
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Audio
First round 2019: Stephen Kim
Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - concerto
Semi-final 2019: Stephen Kim - recital
Final 2019 : Stephen Kim
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