Dongyoung Jake Shim

20 | SOUTH KOREA

Violinist Dongyoung Jake Shim gained international recognition most recently winning 1st Prize and Bach Prize at the 2020 Stulberg International String Competition in Michigan. After winning 4th Prize at the 2020 Irving M. Klein International String Competition in San Francisco, he was one of the Finalists at the 2020 Lillian and Maurice Barbash J. S. Bach Competition.

In the upcoming season, he will make his debut as a soloist with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra. He also gave debut performances on three different continents including venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Jordan Hall, and Alice Tully Hall. He has has been invited to many chamber music festivals including the Perlman Music Program and Heifetz International Music Institute.

He currently studies violin with Donald Weilerstein at the New England Conservatory. He is a member of the LGT Young Soloists and a recipient of the Tan Family Education Grant and Dean’s Scholarship at NE.

PRELIMINARY ROUND 1

Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata for solo violin in C major, BWV 1005

Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonata for solo violin, op. 27 No. 5

On stage: 27.09.2021, 7:00 p.m.

 

PRELIMINARY ROUND 2

Franz Schubert: Fantasy in C major, D 934

Witold Lutoslawski: Subito for violin and piano

On stage: 30.09.2021, 12:15 p.m.

Accompanied by Paul Rivinius.

 

SEMIFINAL ROUND 1

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Concert for violin and orchestra in B-flat major, KV 207

Béla Bartók: Divertimento, Sz 113

 

SEMIFINAL ROUND 2

Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for violin and piano No. 6 in A major, op. 30 No. 1

Joseph Haydn: String quartet movement

Sergej Prokofiev: Sonata for violin and piano No. 1 in F minor, op. 80

 

FINALROUND

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Concert for violin and orchestra in E minor, op. 64

Manfred Trojahn: To be played in the garden