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Ji Hye Jung,

Lecturer for piano

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Ji-Hye Jung was born in Seoul, South Korea and recieved her piano education at the Sunwha Art Middle School and later at the Seoul Art High School and graduated her BA degree at the Ewha Womens University in Seoul. Afterwards she continued her studies with Prof. Andreas Weber at the University Mozarteum in Salzburg, and in 2009 she completed her Master degree with distinction, and the Postgraduate in 2011. Further musical inspirations she recieved from Sergei Dorensky, Andrzej Jasinski, Robert Levin, Gilead Mishory and Angela Hewitt.

Ji-Hye Jung won the second prize at the 10th International Mozart Competition in Salzburg in 2011, the first prize at the International Music Competition “Pietro Argento” 2010, the Grand prize at the Piano Society of Korea Competition, the first prize at the Eumak Journal Piano Competition, the third prize at TBC(Taegu Broadcasting corporation) Piano Competition.

She respectively has performed as a soloist with the Camerata Salzburg conducted by Dennis Russel Davies in the great hall of the Mozarteum, in the Berliner Philharmonie with Ewha Kammerorchester together with Musicians of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, further in the final Concert of the International Music Festival “Yong Classic Europe” in Passau, at the Donau Forum in Linz, at the Seoul Arts Center and the Sejong Arts Center in Korea. She has given numerous solo recitals in Italy, Austria, Korea and Germany.

She has also performed the complete Mozart Oeuvre for Piano four hands with the Pianist Ji-Soo Yoo, as well as several Piano-Duo Cycles with the Pianist Jung-Eun Kim. Since 2019 she is a lecturer at the Mozarteum University Salzburg.