International Piano-e-Competition
Tyler KIM
Tyler KIM
Nationality:
USA

Residence:
USA
AGE: 16*
*as of July 6, 2019
Teacher:
Myong-Joo Lee
About Tyler:
Tyler made his concert debut at the age of ten with the Viennese International Orchestra at the Palais Ausburg in Vienna, Austria. Since then, he has performed with various orchestras including the San Diego Symphony, Greater San Diego Symphony, Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, Alicante Philharmonic Orchestra of Spain, MostArts Festival Orchestra, Inland Valley Symphony and Temecula Valley Symphony.

The highlights of Tyler’s many recitals include performances in Weil Recital Hall, Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, and a duo performance of Milhaud’s Scaramouche with Jean-Yves Thibaudet, at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, CA.

Tyler is a grand prize winner of Los Angeles Music Center’s Spotlight Competition, which included a full scholarship to the 2019 Aspen Music Festival, among other awards. Tyler is a winner of the Blount-Slawson Young Artists Competition, the Mondavi Center National Young Artists Competition, the MTNA California State Competition, and the Steinway Junior Piano Competition. Other competition awards include prizes at the biennial LA International Liszt Competition, the Colburn Piano Festival Concerto Competition, and various state and local competitions.

Tyler is a sophomore at Temecula Valley High School. His former teachers include Inessa Litvin and Fabio Bidini.

Repertoire:
FIRST ROUND (QUARTERFINALS)
Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Minor, WTC I, BWV 867
Carl Vine Sonata No. 1
  I. [no tempo marking]
Franz Joseph Haydn Sonata in C Major, Hob. XVI:48
  I. Andante con esperssione
Frederic Chopin Etude Op. 10 No. 4
Franz Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12, S. 244/12
   
SECOND ROUND (SEMI-FINALS)
Ludwig van Beethoven Thirty-two Variations in C Minor, WoO 80
Franz Schubert Impromptu in G-flat Major, Op. 90 No. 3, D. 899
Maurice Ravel Miroirs
  IV. Alborada del gracioso
J. S. Bach/F. Busoni Chaconne in D Minor, BWV 1004
   
CONCERTO (FINALS)
Frederic Chopin Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21
  I. Maestoso
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