May 18, 2013
Live webcasts have made it possible to follow the progress of pianists competing at the Queen Elisabeth Competition in Belgium, beginning with the semifinal round last week. Several NEC pianists were admitted to this competition, and Sangyoung Kim '06, '08 M.M., '10 G.D., currently studying in NEC's doctoral program with Wha Kyung Byun, is one of 12 contestants who have advanced to the final round.
Kim's performance will be streamed live here.
Time given is local Belgian time.
Friday, May 31, 8pm
Schubert Sonata in A Major, Op. 120, D.664
unpublished competition piece and
Prokofiev Concerto No. 2
performed with L'Orchestre National de Belgique
Marin Alsop, conductor
Prize winners will be announced at the conclusion of final performances Saturday evening, June 1.
photo of Sangyoung Kim in lesson with Wha Kyung Byun by Andrew Hurlbut