Yeol Eum Son’s graceful and timeless interpretations, crystalline touch and versatile, thrilling performances have caught the attention of audiences worldwide. Praised for her widely eclectic concerti repertoire, ranging from Bach and all-Mozart to Shchedrin and Gershwin, her recent concerto highlights include appearances with the Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, Konzerthausorchester Berlin and Bergen Philharmonic under the baton of Dmitrij Kitajenko; a debut Paris date with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France under Mikko Franck, and Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra under Valery Gergiev amongst others.
Yeol Eum Son
Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition 2011 Second Prize
Van Cliburn International Piano Competition 2009 Second Prize
"Son….balanced a granitic power with a sense of melting poetry, her solo passages exquisitely shaped…."
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