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BaeKyu Kim, Pianist

 
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Biography

 

Baekyu Kim, pianist, has impressed audiences worldwide with his unique artistry, a blend of commanding technique and gentle musicality.  Praised by the Journal News for his “soulful expression,” he has been invited to perform in chamber recitals and at numerous festivals throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.  In 2002 Dr. Kim received the designated honor of “Young Artist” for solo piano from the Korean Music Journal, and in 2008 he won the Honors Competition at Boston University.  After winning the “Special Presentation Award” from the Artists International Competition, also in 2008, he made his successful Carnegie Hall debut in 2009, performing a program that included the world premiere of “Lutine” by American composer Richard Cornell.  In addition to Weill Recital Hall, he has also performed at Salle Cortot in Paris, Lille, and Strasburg in France, Freiburg and karlsruhe in Germany, the Sejong Art Center and YoungSan Art Center in Seoul, Kangwon University and the Mozart Hall in Korea.  Currently based in Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Kim has performed at numerous venues along the American East Coast, including at local concert series in Boston such as the Kleshinsky, Park Avenue Congregational Church, St. Johns Bowdoin St. and Jamaica Plain, as well as performances at the Tanglewood Music Center, Southern New Hampshire University, the Purchase Piano Festival, and in the Dancer in Mocomoco project in New York City.

A dedicated teacher, Dr. Kim is on the piano faculty of both the Dedham School of Music and the Creative Arts School, and in the summers, he teaches at the Youth and Muse international music Festival in Boston.

Dr. Kim earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Chung-ang University, and continued his studies in France at the Ecole Normal de Musique de Paris, where he studied with Micael Wladkowski.  He later earned the diploma, diploma superieur and the perfectionnement diploma from the Conservatoire National de Versailles, studying with Edda Erlendsdottir.  Relocating to the United States, Dr. Kim earned his Master’s Degree at SUNY Purchase, studying with Stephanie Brown, and later his Doctoral Degree at Boston University, where he studied with the late Maria Clodes and Gila Goldstein.

 

Schedule

 

2016


APR 10   4:00PM

Concert with Pathos Ensemble at sunrise Center. 
55 Salem St, Lynnfield, MA 01940


Dedham School of Music Faculty Piano Solo recital at New Bridge on the Charles
7000 Great Meadow Rd, Dedham, MA 02026

APR 12  7:30PM


Piano Solo Recital at Boston university concert hall
855 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215

JUN 18  6:00PM


Piano Solo Recital at Carnegie Weill hall
881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

JUL 7  7:30PM


One month Music Festival
92 Evans Rd, Brookline, MA 02445

JUL 23  7:30PM


Piano Solo Recital at Newton free Library Druker Auditorium
330 Homer St, Newton, MA 02459

JUL 26   7:00PM


Youth & Muse International Summer Festival Faculty Solo recital
8 Fenway, Boston, MA 02215

AUG 5  5:00PM


Youth & Muse International Summer Festival Faculty Chamber recital
8 Fenway, Boston, MA 02215

AUG 5  6:00PM


Two Pianos recital at Hunter College Ida K. Lang recital Hall
695 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065

OCT 15  7:30PM


200 Anniversary Concert at East Saugus United Methodist Church
85 Chestnut St Saugus MA 01906

OCT 22  12:00PM


Trio K Chamber Recital at Bradley Estate
2468 Washington St, Canton, MA02021

NOV 20  4:00PM


Violin Concert at Stonehill College Allumni Hall
2320 Washington St, Easton, MA 02357

DEC 10  6:00PM


Concert with le Piano Ensemble at Wingate Nursing Home
380 Andover St, Andover, MA 01810

DEC 16  4:00PM


Winter Chamber Recital at Newberger Residence
92 Evans Rd, Brookline, MA 02445

DEC 18  6:00PM


 

2017


Encino Chamber Concert Series at Encino Retreat Center
4316 Lanai Rd, Encino, CA 91436

FEB 5  4:00PM


Boston Soloists Ensemble Concert Series at East Saugus United Methodist Church
985 Chestnut St, Saugus, MA 01906

MAR 30  8:00PM


Sound of Spring Chamber Recital at National Opera Center America
330 7th Avenue, 8th Floor, New York, NY

APR 7  7:30PM


Sound of Spring Chamber Recital at Presbyterian Church in Baltimore
1600 W Seminary Ave, Lutherville, MD 21093

APR 8  6:00PM


Two Piano Ensemble at Boston University Concert Hall
855 Commomwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02115

APR 28  8:00PM


Violin Concert at Stonehill College Alumni Hall
320 Washington St, Easton, MA 02357

MAY 6  6:00PM


Two Piano Ensemble at Purchase College Recital Hall
735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase, NY 10577

MAY 19  7:30PM


St- Susanna Church Chamber Concert Series
262 Needham St, Dedham, MA 02026

JUN 3  3:00PM


Boston Soloists Ensemble Concert Series at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
577 Salem St, Malden, MA 02148

JUN 10  8:00PM


Concert with Le Piano Ensemble at sunrise Center
55 Salem St, Lynnfield, MA 01940

JUN 24  4:00PM


Youth & Muse International Summer Festival Faculty Solo recital at Boston Conservatory
8 Fenway, Boston, MA 02215

AUG 4  5:00PM


Youth & Muse International Summer Festival Faculty Chamber recital at Boston Conservatory
8 Fenway, Boston, MA 02215

AUG 11  6:00PM


Hawaii Public Radio Station Concert Series
738 Kakera St, Honolulu, HI 96822

SEP 2  7:00PM


Solo Piano Recital at Bradley Estate Concert Series
2468 Washington St, Canton, MA 02021

SEP 21  6:00PM


Solo Piano Recital at St-Luke UMC
63 E Broadway, Derry, NH 03038

SEP 29  8:00PM


Dedham School of Music Faculty Piano Solo recital at New Bridge on the Charles
7000 Great Meadow Rd, Dedham, MA 02026

OCT 3  7:30PM


Boston Soloists Ensemble Concert Series at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
577 Salem St, Malden, MA 02148

OCT 12  7:30PM


Piano and Violin Duo Recital at Bradley Estate Concert Series
2468 Washington St, Canton, MA 02021

OCT 26  6:00PM


Trio Klaritas Chamber Recital at Bradley Estate Concert Series
2468 Washington St, Canton, MA 02021

NOV 21  4:00PM


Trio Klaritas Chamber Recital at Newton Free Library Drucker Hall
330 Homer St, Newton, MA 02459

DEC TBA


Concert with le Piano Ensemble at Wingate Nursing Home
80 Andover St, Andover, MA 01810

DEC 16  4:00PM


Boston Soloists Ensemble Christmas Concert at East Saugus United Methodist Church
85 Chestnut St, Saugus, MA 01906

DEC 21  8:00PM


 

2018


Trio Klaritas Debut Recital Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall
881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

JAN 25  7:30PM