11.26.2019 - 3.26.2021
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Sae Yoon Chon - Finalist - The Vendome Prize
Sae Yoon Chon Wins Dublin International Piano Competition
Sae Yoon Chon from South Korea was announced as the winner of the 2018 Dublin International Piano Competition at the final event yesterday (29 May).
Chon, aged 22, performed Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andrew Mogrelia. He received the highest number of first place votes (8 out of 11) in 15 years. He was also awarded the Mai Hannon Prize for the best performance of a work by Liszt from an earlier round of the competition.