Dasol Kim, piano
Winner of the 2010 YCA International Auditions in Leipzig and the 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions in New York, Dasol Kim is a sought-after soloist who has appeared with the New York Philharmonic in Seoul, the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, the Berlin Konzerthaus Orchestra, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, the Berlin Chamber Orchestra, the MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony, Concerto Budapest, and the Belgium National Orchestra among others.
This season, Dasol Kim appears in the PyeongChang Festival Chamber Music concerts in the Young Concert Artists Series in New York at Alice Tully Hall, and at the Kennedy Center, where he also makes his Washington recital debut on April 19, 2018. Upcoming recitals include the Salk Institute in La Jolla, the Jewish Community Alliance in Jacksonville, and Mary Baldwin University in Virginia. Among his many noteworthy accomplishments, Mr. Kim is engaged to perform the complete cycle of the 32 Beethoven Piano Sonatas in Switzerland and Korea this season.
Mr. Kim has appeared at several festivals including La Roque d’Anthéron in France, the Kissinger Sommer in Germany, and the Great Mountain Music Festival in Korea. He has partnered with prominent musicians including cellist David Geringas, violinist Svetlin Roussev, violist Maxim Rysanov, cellist Myung Wha Chung, and YCA violinist Paul Huang.
Mr. Kim won First Prize in the 2011 Epinal International Piano Competition in France, and Second Prize in the 2012 Géza Anda Competition in Zurich. He currently holds the Mortimer Levitt Piano Chair of Young Concert Artists.
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