Eunice Park, harp
Eunice Park (harp), 17, is from Springfield, Virginia. She is currently a senior at Lake Braddock Secondary School and has been a student of Nancy Allen at The Juilliard School Pre-College Division since the age of 12. As the First Prize winner of the 24th American Harp Society National Competition, Eunice has been a featured soloist at chapters around the country, and was presented as a guest artist at the 4th Korea International Harp Festival. She has been a prize winner at the U.S. Army Orchestra Young Artist Competition and has been featured on “Young Talents of New York”, MBC, and in the Korea Times. In April 2023, she made her solo debut at Lincoln Center and performed with the Juilliard Pre-College Symphony after winning the Juilliard Open Concerto Competition. As a junior in high school, Eunice served as Principal Harpist of the All-National Symphony Orchestra and had the opportunity to perform with them at National Harbor, Maryland. Most recently, she was selected as a YoungArts Winner by the National Foundation for the Advancement of Artists.
In addition to playing the harp, Eunice is the Director of the Fairfax County SEALS Tutoring Program and enjoys spending time in the NICU through her internship at Childrens National Hospital.
Receiving the Award will help to cover the travel and lodging expenses associated with Eunice’s college auditions. The Award funds will also cover her remaining tuition fees at Juilliard Pre-College, pay for consultation lessons, and allow Eunice to purchase a lever harp, which will assist her in her professional and practice needs.