CD

The wanderer

Seong-Jin Cho (performer)
Title
The wanderer
Performer
Seong-Jin Cho  (piano)
Publisher
Deutsche Grammophon, 2020
1 cd + boekje
Recording date
2019
EAN
0028948379095
CDR
CAX16463

About Seong-Jin Cho

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Seong-Jin Cho (Korean: 조성진; born May 28, 1994) is a South Korean pianist. He rose to fame within South Korea and the international classical music world in 2015 after winning the XVII International Chopin Piano Competition, becoming the first South Korean pianist to do so.

Early life and education

Cho was born on May 28, 1994, in Seoul, South Korea. He began playing the piano at a young age and gave his first public recital when he was 12 years old. He graduated from Seoul Arts High School. He was taught by Prof. Park Sook-ryeon and Professor Shin Soo-jung and studied at the Conservatoire de Paris as a student of Michel Béroff.

Career

Seong Jin Cho has won the International Fryderyk Chopin Competition for Young Pianists (2008), the Hamamatsu International Piano Competition (2009), and Third Prizes in the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Russia …Read more on Wikipedia