Jooyoung Chang

Date of birth: 22.12.1997

 

Instrument:

piano

Nationality:

South Korean

Competition:

International Competition for Young Pianists ‘A Step Towards Mastery’, 2017

Prize: EMCY Prize
Contact: thorugh the EMCY Office

Jooyoung Chang was born in Seoul, Korea in a musical family with his father a conductor and his mother, a singer. At the age of seven, he started playing piano and violin and only a few years before moving to Vienna, he won the bronze prize (violin), the silver and the gold prize (piano) at youth competitions in Korea.

In January 2009, Jooyoung moved to Vienna, Austria to learn piano within the European culture. He participated in many national and international competitions.

In 2013, he won the first prize at Österreichische Jugendmusikwettbewerbe prima la musica (piano duo) and in the following year, he received the first prize at Prima La Musica competition Vienna (piano solo) with a concert in Steinway-Haus Vienna, as a special prize. He also won the second prize at Prima La Musica competition Austria (piano solo). Jooyoung is also the prize winner of the Korea-Asia Piano Open Competition.

In 2016, he received the first prize at the 14th International piano competition "Premio Citta di Padova".

In 2017, Jooyoung received the EMCY prize at the 11th International Competition for Young Pianists ‘A Step Towards Mastery’

Jooyoung regularly gives concerts at Mautner-Schlössl Vienna and the Interact Club invited him for three years to play several concerts.

Jooyoung went to the Music Highschool Vienna and since 2015, he is studying at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (KUG) with Prof. Zuzana Niederdorfer.


Repertoire

Piano Solo

J.S.Bach, Preludes and Fugues in C major BWV 846 WTC I
J.S.Bach, Preludes and Fugues in D major BWV 850 WTC I
J.S.Bach, Preludes and Fugues in B flat major BWV 866 WTC I
J.S.Bach, Preludes and Fugues in c minor BWV 871 WTC II
J.S.Bach, Italian Concerto BWV 971
J.S.Bach, French Suite 5 BWV 816
S.Barber, Ballade op.46
L.v.Beethoven, Sonata F major op.10 no. 2
L.v.Beethoven, Sonata D major op.28 Pastorale
L.v.Beethoven, Sonata E flat major op.81a Farewell
L.v.Beethoven, variation "Nel coro piu non mi sento"
F.Chopin, Etude op. 10 no.1
F.Chopin, Etude op. 10 no.4
F.Chopin, Etude op. 10 no.12
F.Chopin, Etude op. 25 no. 4
F.Chopin, Etude op. 25 no. 9
F.Chopin, Valse op.64 no.2
F.Chopin, Valse op.69 no. 2
C.Debussy, Suite bergamasque
F.Gulda, Play Piano Play presto possibile
J.Haydn, Sonata C major Hob. XVI:50
F.Liszt, etude op.1 no.1 C major
F.Liszt, etude op.1 no.4 d minor
F.Liszt, Rigoletto Concert Paraphrase
F.Liszt, Etudes d'execution transcendante no.VII Eroica
F.Liszt, Sonata b minor
F. Mendelssohn, Fantasy (Scottish Sonata) f sharp minor op.28
W.A.Mozart, Sonata D major KV 576
S.Prokofiev, Sonata op.28 no.3
S.Prokofiev ,Toccata
S.Rachmaninoff, Etude-Tableaux op.39 no.3
M.Ravel, Jeux d'eau
F.Schubert ,Impromptu op.90 no.2
F.Schubert, Impromptu op.90 no.4
R.Schumann, Faschingsschwank aus Wien op.26
A.Skjabin, Etude op.8 no.2
P.I.Tschaikowsky, Doumka op.59

With Orchestra

C. Saint-Saens, op.22 piano concerto no. 2

Chamber music

L. v. Beethoven, Sonata for cello and piano op.5 no.2

With piano

S. Rachmaninoff, Six morceaux op.11 no.2

If you are interested in working with Jooyoung, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.

02.12.2000
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