VICTORIA HAEYOUNG BAEK
Violinist, Victoria Haeyoung Baek captivates audiences and music critics alike with her dynamic and engaging performances.
Her list of national and international competition successes includes the Marina Yudina Ensemble Competition 2005 in St. Petersburg, 3rd Prize of the Korean National Violin Competition in2000, South Korea, First class of the graduation concert in St. Petersburg. In addition to her competition successes, Victoria has been awarded scholarships such as the OMC Scholarship of the Year 2010 in Korea, and the participated at the Summit Music Festival in the USA.
Born in South Korea, Victoria began learning the violin and piano at the age of three, beginning her professional career at the age of nine, her musical abilities being nurtured with continuous recital and performances that have resulted in her love for the stage and entertaining others. Victoria studied with Yongwoo Jeon in Korea, the concertmaster of KBS Symphony. She then moved to Russia to continue her studies with Professor A.M Kazarina in St.Petersburg from the age of 17, where she took part in coaching with St.Petersburg Philharmonic and Mariinsky Theatre musicians. Victoria has completed her master`s degree with Jacqueline Ross at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.