Sooah Hannah Jeon - 플루티스트 전수아

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Sooah "Hannah" Jeon’s Bio
Sooah “Hannah” Jeon showed an aptitude towards music since the early age of 7. Sooah is the world’s youngest flutist to achieve the ARSM Performance Diploma with a distinction award and came inthe 1st prize at several competitions including American Protégé, International Grand Music Competition, New York International Music competition, New YorkFlute Club Young Musicians competition, and South Carolina Flute Society competition.Sooah performed at Bruno Walter Auditorium, Buttenwieser Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, Weill Room, and Isaac Stern Room at Carnegie Hall. Also, selected asthe 1st prize and Exceptional Young Talent Special Prize Winner, she performed at the London Royal Albert Hall and at the Paris Cite de la Musique, Amphitheatre.

Sooah was accepted into the Juilliard School Pre-college,at the age of 11, and is currently a student of Carol Wincenc. The same year, as a Grand Prize winner at the concerto competitions, she played with several orchestral groups including the New Jersey Camerata orchestra, the 92Y orchestra, the Concert Festival Orchestra, and New York Chamber Players orchestra.

Outside of her solo musical career, sheloves to play chamber music, in which she is currently participating as a member of the Juilliard Precollege Symphony orchestra and the Elisabeth Morrow School orchestra. She has also participated in numerous music festivals and summer campssuch as International Shanghai Flute Festival, James Galway Summer Flute Festival, and Bridge Music Festival to build her diverse musical career throughensemble, chamber, and orchestra. She took master classes with Molly Barth, Jean Ferrandis, Jose Daniel Castellon, Shenqi He, Jasmin Choi, Sir James Galway, and Lady Jeanne Galway. Sooah Jeon continues to learn and build onto her own musical dream as a flutist.
Awards
2014 - Korean National Music journal Contest 1st​
- International Estonian National Academy of Music Audition 2nd​
2015 - Korean Music Education News Competition​
- Korean SungJung Concur 1st​
2016 - New York International Music Competition 1st & Best Player
- ABRSM Music Theory(grade 5) Merit Award
- ABRSM grade 8 Distinction Award
2017

 - International Grande Music Competition 1st​

- American Protege Music competition 1st
- ARSM Performance Diploma Distinction Award

2018 - American Protege Woodwinds and Brass Competition 1st
- Selected American Protege summer Gala concert
2019 - Camerata Artists International concerto competition 1st and Grand prize
- 92y concerto competition 1st
- New York Flute Club Young Musicians competition 1st
- Grand Prize Virtuoso competition, Paris, and London 1st and Exceptional Young Talent special prize
- South Carolina Flute Competition 1st
- Berlin Rising Stars 1st and Grand Prix​
- Concert Festival Concerto Competition Grand Prix and Scholarship Award​
- new York Chamber Players Music Competition 1st winner​
- Manhattan International Music Competition Golden medal with High Distinction​
Performances
2015

- Joint Performances of World Open Concert

Ensemble at the world open concert in Seoul​ 

2016

- Collaborate with Tapanel Flute Orchestra​

Soloist Performance with Tapanel Flute orchester at GwangJu

- New York International Music Competition Best winner's concert at Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center

2017 - International Grande Music Competition Winner's Concert at Merkin Hall, Lincoin Center
- American Protege Music Talent Competition Winner's Concert at Weill Recital Hall, carnegie Hall
- ABRSM Best Scorer's Concert
2018 - American Protege Woodwinds and Brass competition Winner's Concert at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
- American Protege Summer Gala Concert at The Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall
- Bridge Music Festival concert at Union Art Center, NY
2019 - Soloist Performance with New Jersey camerata orchestra at Merkin Hall ​
- NYFC winner's concert at Columbia University Faculty Center, NY
- Winner's concert at Amphitheatre, cite de la musique, Paris
- Winner's concert at Elga Room, Royal Albert Hall, London
- Full concerto Soloist Performance with New York 92Y orchestra at Buttenwieser Hall
- NY Concert Festival Concerto Competition Grand Prix Winners Concert at The Amsterdam at Harborside, NY
- A Solo Flutist with New York Chamber Players Orchestra in Concert at Cary Hall, DiMenna Center NYC
- A Solo Flutist with New York Chamber Players Orchestra in Concert at Weill Room, Carnegie Hall, NY
- 2019 BridgeMusik Festival Young Artist Honors Recital at Union Art Center, NY
- Special Prelude Advent Music at the Marble Collegiate Church

 

 


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