Program 1st Round:
Sonate Nr. 18 Es-Dur op. 31 Nr. 3 (Die Jagd)
II. Scherzo: Allegretto Vivace
III. Menuetto: Moderato e grazioso
IV. Presto con fuoco
Eroica Variationen Es-Dur op. 35
Acclaimed for “exquisite clarity” and “remarkable virtuosity”, Korean-American pianist Sun-A Park made her orchestral debut with the New Jersey and Houston Symphony Orchestras. As an active soloist and recitalist, she has collaborated with such eminent conductors as Peter Oundjian, Arthur Hagen, and Krzysztof Urbanski. Ms. Park has performed, among others, with the Yale Philharmonia, Albany Symphony, Sendai City Orchestra, Symphonic Orchestra of Castilla y León and Orquesta Ciudad de Granada. Ms. Park has been heard on recital series throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia, making appearances at Yale University, Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut in Germany, Pusan University South Korea and many others.
Ms. Park completed her undergraduate and graduate studies at the Juilliard School and Yale School of Music. In 2020, she received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. Her recording of early keyboard sonatas by Muzio Clementi is released under the Naxos label.