Crossing cultural boundaries with music, pianist Suejin Jung enjoys a distinctive international career. As a performer of various capacities, she has been invited as a collaborative pianist to festivals such as Music Academy International (Mezzano, Italy), Ecoles d’Art Américaines de Fontainebleau (France), New York International Piano Competition, and Vršac International Chamber Music Festival (Serbia). She has been a featured soloist with Ensemble Calliopée (France), Ruse Philharmonic Orchestra (Bulgaria), Rutgers Symphony Orchestra, The Discovery Orchestra, Virtuosi Brunesis Orchestra (Italy), HELIX! New Music Ensemble, and her live performances have been nationally broadcasted on PBS and public radio.
Suejin holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Juilliard School, where she was a student of Julian Martin, Matti Raekallio and Joseph Kalichstein as a recipient of Kamiya Sisters, Paul Jacobs Memorial and G.G. Ulmer Memorial Scholarships. She was an artist-in-residence at Fondation des Etats-Unis in Paris, France as a recipient of the Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship for the 2019-2020 academic year. During her residency, she pursued Stage de Perfectionnement at the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, working closely with Anne Queffélec. Currently, she is a doctorate candidate at Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts under the tutelage of John Perry.
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Suejin is a Steinway Education Partner. Her students have competed with distinction in both regional and national auditions and have performed in venues including Carnegie Hall, Steinway Hall, NV Factory, and Zimmerli Art Museums of Rutgers University. Before relocating to Irvine, CA, she was a faculty member at Drew University, and taught piano in New York Music School, chamber music in Rutgers Extension Division, and privately at her studio in Upper West Side, New York City. She had also led educational outreach classes in public schools in downtown Manhattan as well as her hometown in Chatham, New Jersey as an Education Outreach Fellow at the Juilliard School. As of 2022, she is residing in Orchard Hills, Irvine where she continues her musical career. To be in touch about lesson inquiries, contact Suejin here.
Suejin is available for professional engagements and collaboration throughout the year. Please get in contact for information on availability, performances, and teaching.