The Peabody Post

Sejoon Park advances to the semifinals of Canada’s Honens Piano Competition

Sejoon ParkSejoon Park (BM ’12, Piano), an Artist Diploma candidate studying with Boris Slutsky, was named one of 10 pianists to advance to the semifinals of Canada’s Honens Piano Competition. The musicians (ages 22 to 30) come from six countries: Italy, Russia, South Korea, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States. One pianist will be named the Honens Prize Laureate and win the world’s largest award of its kind—$100,000 (CAN) and an artist development program valued at a half million dollars. The semifinals and finals of the Honens Piano Competition take place during the 2015 Honens Festival & Piano Competition in Calgary, September 3-12.

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