Presented in a 2003 Young Virtuoso Artist concert at Alice Tully Hall and a 2004 Musical Miracle concert at Carnegie Hall, among others. Performed leading roles in La Rondine, Idomeneo, Eugene Onegin, Don Giovanni, La Bohème, Rusalka, Il Viaggio a Reims, and The Newport Rivals, which was premiered in 2001 at the NOA (National Opera Association) convention. Participated in music festivals in France, Italy, Japan, and Switzerland. Awards: First prize in Biot International competition (2003); first prize, Prix de Voix, in Verbier International Music Festival (2004), and Best Performance Award by Les Azuriales Opera Festival (2004).
B.M., Seoul National U.; M.M., U. of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; A.D. in performance, The Juilliard School. Studies with Hyun-joo Yoon, Gundula Janowits, Lorraine Nubar, Martin Isepp, Dalton Baldwin, Joan Dornemann, Barbara Honn, Sylvia Plyler, Marlena Malas, Kevin Murphy, Gabriel Bacquier, Diana Soviero, and Cynthia Hoffmann.