18 Dec 2020

Seong-Jin Cho in conversation with Kyoungmin Park (8 min.)

After the winner of the 2015 International Chopin Competition performed Ravel’s G major concerto for his debut with the orchestra and subsequent Asian tour with the orchestra in 2017, on this occasion, three years later, Liszt’s lyrical Second Piano Concerto was on the programme. In this interview, Berlin-based pianist Seong-Jin Cho expresses his delight at being able to play with the Philharmoniker once again, explains how his relationship to Liszt’s music has changed over the years and talks about what he does in his spare time. Kyoungmin Park, who has been playing in the viola section of the Berliner Philharmoniker since 2018, conducted the interview in Korean.

The concert