June 10, 1987
Studied at the Lübeck University of Music under Prof. Zakhar Bron. She was a famous child prodigy who performed with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, the Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, and the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra…Get to know her better!
Which people would you invite as guests to your dream dinner party?
Gosh why have I been stuck with this question for almost an hour?
What is your favorite meal?
Italian & Korean food.
Do you have a favorite motto or proverb that you live your life by?
The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday!
Which person or people inspire you the most?
People who share what they have.
If you were 80 years old, what advice would you give to young people today?
To never give up a person you love! Thats the only thing you will remember or regret in the end.
What would you like people to say about you?
Eh... I simply can not decide which is better? To be talked about or not be talked about at all haha! After a concert, I wish for people to have at least forgotten some of their daily worries through my music…
How do you overcome the stage fright? / What is your ritual before going on stage?
Definitely trying hard to fix the musical imperfections and if that doesn't seem to work, I just put down the violin and start praying for a musical miracle to happen.
When you perform... who are you playing for?
I play for me, God, my audiences and for the people I wish to heal through music!
What job would you least like to do?
Hmm... Let's put it this way: anything other than doing music or violin I would not do, as the music profession I can try to master my whole life. Anything else, I would never get hired!
Is there a joke about musicians that you would like to share with us?
I am the last person you should want to ask!
What's the "most played" non-classical track on your phone?
Adele (for comfort), Amy Winehouse (for whatever else), Eminem (when I am really furious).
You are on a desert island and can bring only 3 items, what do you bring?
Water, water and water!
What is your favorite noise/sound? What is the most annoying noise for you?
My favorite sound is the violin (ha how boring & obvious) The most annoying noise can be my own violin sound (when I don't feel like practicing).
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
Somewhere where paying taxes does not exist?
What is the first thing you think about when you hear the word Tchaikovsky?
The Tchaikovsky competition? Hehe
What is the first thing you think about when you hear the word competition?
The Tchaikovsky competition?
Edvard Grieg. Sonata No. 3 in C minor for violin and piano, Op. 45
Sergei Prokofiev. “Five Melodies” for violin and piano, Op. 35 bis
Heinrich Ernst. Etude No.6 for violin: Introduction, Theme and Variations on the Irish song “The Last Rose of Summer”
Jeno Hubay. Fantasia on themes from G. Bizet's “Carmen”, Op. 3, No. 3