A native of Seoul, Korea, Ms. Park won the 1997 Artist International Competition and was presented as the Recipient of The Special Presentation Award in her New York Recital Debut at Carnegie Hall.
Her solo appearances include performances of the Haydn and Saint-Saens Concertos in Carnegie Hall, New York and in Korea, as well as the Brahms Double Concerto in Hong Kong and Korea. Recent recitals took her to Kumho, Cosmos, Young San Art Halls, Sejong concert hall and Perigee hall in Seoul as well as City hall and Korean Cultural Centre in Hong Kong. Ms. Park was also invited to be a jury member at the VIMC Vienna, Tom Lee and HKGNA International Music Competitions.
Ms. Park studied at The Juilliard School and later graduated from the Manhattan School of Music, where she received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. She also attended the Doctor of Music program at Rutgers University and had the honor to be a recipient of the Marta Istomin Award.
Ms. Park has performed in Asia, Europe and the U.S.A. She gave quartet recital at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, played in Musicarama – the International Contemporary Music Festival Concerts and recorded for RTHK (Radio 4) in Hong Kong. SiWon Park is a prizewinner of other competitions including the Weschester SUNY, Korean Monthly Music Magazine Competition and the Youth String Orchestra Competition.
Currently, she is a member of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta.