Hyung-Do Kim, piano

Hometown: Palisades Park, NJ

Meet Hyung-Do

Hyung-Do Kim appeared on Show 218, recorded in June 2010, at age 14.

Program bio from Show 218:

Hyung-Do Kim (piano), 14, lives in Palisades Park, New Jersey and is an eighth grader at Palisades Park Junior/Senior High School. He studies with Victoria Mushkatkol at the Juilliard School of Music Pre-College Division, where he also plays in chamber music ensembles and sings in the Middle School Choir. At age 10 he performed Bach’s Goldberg Variations at Merkin Concert Hall in New York. Hyung-Do is a recipient of From the Top’s $10,000 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award, and also received the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s 2010 Young Scholars Award. Outside playing the piano, he enjoys reading, fishing, track and field, and running cross country.

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