Hyesang Park, Soprano

Juilliard: Alice Tully Vocal Arts Recital: Hyesang Park, Soprano and Brian Zeger, Piano

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 7:30pm

Alice Tully Hall
1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Tickets: $20, non-Juilliard students $10


Hyesang Park, Soprano
Brian Zeger, Piano


  • Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
    Liebst du um Schönheit
    Ich stand un dunklen Träumen
    Das ist ein Tag
    Die stille Lotosblume
    Er ist gekommen

  • Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
    Au board de l’eau
    Clair de Lune
    Fleur jetée

  • Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
    À Chloris
    Le printemps

  • Korean Songs
    Arr. Kyu-young Jin: Milyang Arirang
    Dunam Cho: Bird Song
    Wonju Lee: Loom Song

  • Antonin Dvořák (1841-1904)
    Songs My Mother Taught Me

  • Fernando J. Obradors (1897-1945)
    Con amores la mi madre

  • Max Reger (1873-1916)
    Maria Wiegenlied

  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    Nuit d’étoiles

  • Xavier Montsalvatge (1912-2002)
    Canción de cuna para dormir

  • Joaquin Turina (1882-1949)
    Poema en forma de canciones
    Dedicatoria, Nunca olvida, Cantares, Los dos miedos, Las locas por amor

Juilliard’s Ellen and James S. Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts presents the Alice Tully Vocal Arts Recital with alumna Hyesang Park, soprano, and pianist Brian Zeger on Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 7:30pm in Alice Tully Hall.

The program features songs by Clara Schumann, Gabriel Fauré, Reynaldo Hahn, Antonin Dvořák, Fernando J. Obradors, Max Reger, Claude Debussy, Xavier Montsalvatge, Joaquin Turina, and a set of Korean songs.

Tickets are available at juilliard.edu/calendar or at the Alice Tully Hall Box Office. For more information, please visit the website at www.juilliard.edu/event/133431/alice-tully-vocal-arts-recital-hyesang-park-soprano-and-brian-zeger-piano.

About Hyesang Park

South Korean soprano Hyesang Park is attracting the attention of opera houses and concert presenters worldwide. In the 2018-2019 season, Park returns to the Glyndebourne Festival as Rosina in Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia, and she makes her role and house debut as Musetta in Barrie Kosky’s new production of La bohème at the Komische Oper Berlin, as well as her debut with the Macau International Festival as Giannetta in L’elisir d’amore. In concert, she will make her Münchner Rundfunkorchester debut as Almira in Rossini’s Sigismondo and her Gyeonggi Philharmonic debut in a Mozart arias program led by Massimo Zanetti. Her recital appearances include debuts at Vocal Arts DC and Alice Tully Hall and in Daegu, South Korea.

Park began the 2017-2018 season in both her Bayerische Staatsoper and role debuts as Despina in Mozart’s Così fan tutte. As part of her final year in the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, she sang Barbarina in Le nozze di Figaro and The Dew Fairy in Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel. She also sang the soprano solo in Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requiem with the concert series at St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, under the leadership of music director Daniel Hyde and gave a recital with Ken Noda with the Friends of Chamber Music of Miami.

In 2017, Park graduated from Juilliard with an Artist Diploma in Opera Studies. The recipient of a Toulmin Foundation Scholarship, Park earned her master’s degree from Juilliard in 2015. She studied with Edith Bers and participated in master classes with Richard Bonynge, Marilyn Horne, Renée Fleming, Renata Scotto, Mariella Devia, and Luciana Serra.

About Brian Zeger

Widely recognized as one of today’s leading collaborative pianists, Brian Zeger has performed with many of the world’s greatest singers including Marilyn Horne, Deborah Voigt, Anna Netrebko, Susan Graham, René Pape, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Frederica von Stade, Piotr BeczaŁa, Bryn Terfel, Joyce DiDonato, Denyce Graves and Adrianne Pieczonka in an extensive concert career that has taken him to the premiere concert halls throughout the United States and abroad.

Among his most recent recordings are All Who Wander, a recital disc with Jamie Barton; Preludios - Spanish songs with Isabel Leonard; a recording of Strauss and Wagner lieder with Adrianne Pieczonka; and Dear Theo: 3 Song Cycles by Ben Moore with Paul Appleby, Susanna Phillips and Brett Polegato, all for the Delos label. His latest recording is A Lost World - Schubert Songs and Duets with Susanna Phillips and Shenyang, released by Delos in September 2018.

In addition to his distinguished concert career, he serves as artistic director of the Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts at Juilliard and recently completed an eight year tenure as the Executive Director of the Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists Development Program. (www.brianzeger.com)

Miro Yoon