Dr. Young-Hyun Cho
Assistant Professor of Piano, Piano
Location: Room 367C, Fine Arts Building
As an international performer, Dr. Young-Hyun Cho has performed with the Seoul National Symphony, Korean Broadcasting System Symphony, Korean Symphony, Daejeon Philharmonic, International Chamber Ensemble of Rome, Euro-Asian Philharmonic, Holland Symphony, Eastman Symphony, and The University of Texas at Arlington Orchestra. Her accolades on the national and international piano competition circuit numerous competing in Louisiana International Piano Competition, Virginia Waring International Piano Competition, the Harrison Winter Competition, Eastman Concerto Competition, Korea Music Association Competition, Seoul Arts Center Orchestral Festival Soloist Competition, KBS Music Competition, and the JoongAng Times Music Competition.
Over the past several years, Dr. Cho has been invited to present recitals and master classes across North America, Asia, and Europe. She taught as invited guest artists at 2013 Piano Texas International Academy and Festival in collaboration with 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. She also has appeared as guest artists in California State University, Humboldt State University, Louisiana State University, Bowling Green State University, South Carolina State University, Missouri State University, Texas State University, University of Central Oklahoma, Auburn University, McNeese State University, Midwestern State University, Henderson State University, Levine School of Music, Southern Methodist University, Texas Christian University, Baylor University, West Texas A&M University, Oakland University, Morningside College, Briar Cliff University, Northwestern College, Texas Music Teachers Association, AUA Auditorium in Chiang Mai, Thailand, German Embassies (Goethe Institutes) in Seoul, Korea and in Bangkok, Thailand, the University-College Sedaya International in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the World Piano Conference in Serbia, Regensburg University in Germany, IUGTE Conference in Austria, Yonsei University and Seoul National University in Seoul, Korea.
Dr. Cho has been invited to adjudicate in numerous music competitions, including Dallas Chamber Symphony International Piano Competition, World Piano Teachers Association International Piano Competition, Young Artists Piano Competition, and Music Teachers National Association.
Dr. Cho currently serves as Assistant Professor of Piano on the faculty at The University of Texas at Arlington. She received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music of University of Rochester, Master of Music and a Graduate Performance Diploma from Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University, and Bachelor of Music from Seoul National University. Her major teachers include Nelita True, Boris Slutsky, and Mi-Kyung Kim.