Hyewon Chang (pianist) – Sunday January 22, 2017 @ 7PM

Ms. Chang is a Bachelor of Music candidate at the Colburn Conservatory of Music, studying with John Perry. She was a prize winner at the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, the American Protégé Piano Competition, Korea’s Segye-Ilbo Music Competition, Young Artist Music Competition and a finalist at the New York International Piano Competition. She has performed at Carnegie Hall in New York, Los Angeles, Canada, Italy, and Germany and at the birthplace of Franz Joseph Haydn in Rohrau, Austria.  Tonight’s program includes Beethoven, Scriabin, and Schumann.

 

Performer Bio:

Hyewon Chang, pianist

A native of Seoul, Korea, Hyewon Chang is a Bachelor of Music Degree candidate at the Colburn Conservatory of Music, studying with John Perry. She is a graduate of SunHwa Art High School in Korea, on finishing her studies there as a scholarship student. She attended The Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto on full scholarship, where she studied under John Perry and David Louie. She later continued her studies in California.

She was prize winner at the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, the American Protégé Piano Competition, Korea’s Segye-Ilbo Music Competition, Young Artist Music Competition and a finalist at the New York International Piano Competition. She performed at Carnegie Hall in New York, Los Angeles, Canada, Italy, and Germany and at the birthplace of Franz Joseph Haydn in Rohrau, Austria. In addition, Ms. Chang was selected as a performer for the “Artists of Tomorrow” concert with the Brentwood Westwood Symphony Orchestra and Culver City Symphony Orchestra. She participated in a number offestivals, Banff Centre Music Festival, Orford Music Festival, Amalfi Coast Festival, and Klaviersommer Cochem. She has taken master classes with Leon Fleisher, Menahem Pressler, Dang Thai Son, John O’Conor, and Jean-Yves Thibaudet.