The Peabody Post

Jisu Jung Wins Second Prize in PercussiveLinz International Marimba Competition

20150324_jisu-jung_33On Sunday, October 11, senior percussionist Ji Su Jung won second prize in the PercussiveLinz International Marimba Competition at the Bruckner Conservatory in Linz. Ms. Jung studies under faculty artist Robert van Sice with a full scholarship. She has performed as a soloist with the Oradea-Rumania and Eurasian Philharmonic Orchestras, Gyeonggi State Philharmonic Orchestra, Suwon City Youth Orchestra, and was invited to perform at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) in 2013. Ms. Jung won the grand prize at the 2003 Korea-US National as well as the CBS Youth Music Competition in 2007.

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