Youl Sun

Showing his own plain techniques and musicality of excellence with experience in winning a prize for piano performance at Shinhan Music Award that is a gateway for domestic young and new performers, Youl Sun, a Korean pianist, has distinguished himself since he won at domestic named concours, such as Suri Music Concours, Sungjung Music Competition, Ehwa-Kyunghayng Music Competition, Kukmin Daily & Hansei University Music Competition, Korea Chopin Competition and Youngchang Music Concours, starting with the first place at Nanpa Music Concours.
Taking the first place and the Polonaise Prize at Asia-Pacific International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition and getting the second place and Schubert Prize at E-Piano Junior Competition in the USA after that, he has been recognized for his great competence not only by the country but also by overseas countries and receiving a lot of attention from domestic and overseas classic music worlds.
Youl Sun has performed with many great conductors, including Antomi Wit, Mark Russell Smith, Jonggi Lee, Jooyoung Jeong and Seokwon Hong, and collaborated with KNIGA Symphony Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, Hankyung Philharmonic Orchestra, KORAIL Symphony Orchestra and Yewon School Orchestra.
He has also had concerts at Yamaha Hall in Ginza(Japan), Concert Hall and IBK Chamber Hall of Seoul Arts Center, Lotte Concert Hall, Youngsan Art Hall, Keimyung Arts Center, Gyeonggi Arts Center, Gwangju Bitgoeul Citizen Culture Hall, Yamaha Music Communication Center Seoul, Kumho Art Hall, Kukje Art Hall and Shinhan Art Hall, In addition, he has held recitals and performed in Yamaha Rising Pianist Concert, Choi Ina Book Concert, ArtM Concert, Kumho Young Artist Concert, Kumho Prodigy Concert, The House Concert-Closeup Series and July Festival, Gyeonggi Arts Center Peace & Piano Festival Discovery Concert, NWA Young Pianist Concert Series 2019, KNUA Beethoven 250th ‘Strum und Drang' and 2019-2020 Kukje Art Hall Series.
Youl Sun is planning to expand his musical sphere through varied repertoire studies and performances, collaborating with Gyeonggi Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Massimo Zanetti and having a Shinhan Music Award Recital in 2021.
As a Hyundai Motors Chung Mong-koo Foundation Scholarship student, this promising pianist, Youl Sun is currently studying under Professor Dae-jin Kim at Korea National University of Arts.

Upcoming Concerts

Seongnam Arts Center
Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle <Five for Five 1>

Lotte Concert Hall 
Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle <Five for Five 1>

2021 10.16
Kumho English Chamber Somnium Duo Concert