Seohyeon Park South Korea, 14, Junior

Seohyeon Park started playing violin at the age of seven. He previously studied at the Seoul Arts Center Academy for Musically Gifted Students. When he was 11, he gave his debut concert at the Seoul Arts Center Recital Hall. He is currently a student at Yewon School and he studies under the guidance of Professor Sunny Lee at Seoul Center Conservatory. Recently he won second prize at the Korean Chamber Orchestra Music Concours in 2019. In addition, he was selected as a scholarship student at the audition of Hyundai Motor Chung Mong-gu Scholarship Foundation.

“This is the first international competition I’ve ever competed in, and I’m really looking forward to it. I think participating in the Menuhin Competition Richmond 2020 will be a great opportunity for me to develop as a musician. It will be a wonderful challenge for me. ”