Link to CCU Home Page
Link to Quick Links
Link to Search Link to CCU Home Page
News Releases -> newsarticles
spacer image
February 7, 2016   
Posted: September 23, 2005
Renowned lyric soprano to give recital at Coastal

  Soo Hong Kim  
Soo Hong Kim, a lyric soprano, will perform Friday, Sept. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall of the Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University. The event is free and open to the public.

Kim is known for her interpretations of many opera roles including Mimi ("La Bohème") and Nedda ("Pagliacci") with such companies as the Dallas Lyric Opera and the Shreveport Opera. Other orchestras she has performed with include the Cleveland Orchestra, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, the Austin Symphony Orchestra and the Texas Wind Symphony. She made her New York debut in Mozart's "Solemn Vespers" at Lincoln Center.

She has received many awards and recognitions including the Mary Wolfman Award. She was a regional winner in the Metropolitan Opera Guild Audition and the overall winner of the Hemphill-Sorantin Competition.

She earned a doctorate of musical arts in vocal performance from the University of North Texas. Kim is an assistant professor of voice and vocal division coordinator at the University of Texas at Arlington.

For more information, call 349-2502.

Search Options:
Select Specific Year(s):
2014 2006
2013 2005
2012 2004
2011 2003
2010 2002
2009 2001
2008 2000
View ALL Archived News
Link to CCU Home Page
University Policies | Site Policies | Contact Us
© 2016 Coastal Carolina University | P.O. Box 261954, Conway, SC 29528-6054 | +1 843-347-3161