Jaewon Jung

Jaewon Jung is a 29-year-old Korean tenor, born in 1989. He studied at Seoul National University and now lives in Mannheim, where he is studying for a master’s degree at the University of Music and Performing Arts. He has taken part in numerous competitions, most recently the International Wagner Competition in 2018, where he reached the semi-finals.

Born in 1989


South Korean

Piano: Hans-Otto Ehrström


Preliminary round

J. S. Bach

Magnificat: Deposuit potentes

L. v. Beethoven

Der Kuss (Weisse)

O. Respighi

Nebbie (Negri)

G. Puccini

La Fanciulla del West: “Ch’ella mi creda libero e lontano (Johnson)


J. Sibelius

Sehnsucht (Weiss)

H. Duparc

L’Invitation au voyage (Beaudelaire)
Soupir (Prudhomme)
Le Manoir de Rosamonde (Bonnières)
Phidylé (Leconte de Lisle)

R. Strauss

Der Rosenkavalier: “Di rigori armato il seno” (Sänger)


R. Wagner

Lohengrin: ”In fernem Land” (Lohengrin)

G. Puccini

Turandot: ”Nessun Dorma” (Calaf)

Competition performances

Preliminary round

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