Hye Jung Shin
Hye Jung Shin, an active collaborative pianist, is a native of Korea. As a collaborative pianist, she has given numerous performances in Korea, the United States, Austria, and Japan.
Passionate about chamber music, she performed and studied at the Aspen Music Festival as a recipient of the Lynette Gutner Memorial Fellowship under Prof. Rita Sloan. She also appeared in many music festivals such as Song Fest, CA, Grandin Festival, OH, Brevard Music Festival, NC and Bay View Music Festival, MI. In summer 2015, she joined the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria as a staff pianist and also performed in International Double Reed Society Conference, Tokyo in Japan.
She received the Master of Music degree in collaborative piano with a full scholarship under the instruction of Kenneth Griffiths from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. She is currently pursuing the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Keyboard Collaborative Arts as a teaching assistant under Dr. Alan Smith at the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California as well as a staff pianist at the University of California Los Angeles, Herb Alpert School of Music. She is also a recipient of Gwendolyn and Adolph Koldofsky Memorial Endowed Scholarship, Keyboard Collaborative Arts Ensemble Award and Keyboard Collaborative Arts Department Award at the University of Southern California.