Watch her Competition Finals performance on YouTube.
Soyoung Kim is from South Korea. In 2007, she graduated from Yewon Arts School, then continued on to her musical studies in Seoul Arts High School. She received her Bachelor’s degree in piano performance from Seoul National University under the tutelage of Ick choo Moon. She is currently studying with Victor Rosenbaum at New England Conservatory, pursuing her Master’s degree in piano performance. She has given numerous solo recitals in famous venues, including Seoul Arts Center in Korea, Jordan Hall in Boston and many other places. She has been awarded first prize in many crucial competitions, including Nanpa, Seoul Phillharmonic Orchestra and Beethoven Competition in South Korea. She also has played with Bulgaria Pazarzique Orchestra and Romania Banatole Timissuelar Orchestra in South Korea.