Jaewon Jung

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.

Repertoire

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)
   
Semifinals  
J. Sibelius Sehnsucht (Rudolf)
H. Duparc L'Invitation au voyage (Beaudelaire)
  Soupir (Prudhomme)
  Le Manoir de Rosamonde (Bonnières)
  Phidylé (Lisle)
R. Strauss Der Rosenkavalier: “Di rigori armato il seno” (Sänger)
   
Final  
R. Wagner  Lohengrin: ”In fernem Land” (Lohengrin)
G. Puccini  Turandot: ”Nessun Dorma” (Calaf)