*University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
Doctoral of Music Arts in Vocal Coaching Accompanying
Vocal Accompanying: studying with Prof. Dennis Helmrich
*University of Cincinnati -Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, Ohio
Master of Music in Vocal Accompanying
Vocal Accompanying: studied with Prof. Kenneth Griffiths
*Chung-Ang University College of Music, Seoul, Korea
Bachelor of Music in Music Composition, August 1999
Music Composition: studied with Prof. In-Sun Cho (GPA 4.1/4.5)
*Cincinnati Children's Theatre, Cincinnati, OH
Pianist for Musical Theater Performance
*The Circle Singers, Cincinnati, OH
*New Thought Unity Center, Cincinnati, OH
*Cincinnati Children's Theatre, Cincinnati, OH
Pianist for Musical Theatre Performance
*Cincinnati Waldorf School, Cincinnati, OH
Eurhythmy Class Pianist
*Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati, OH
Music Director, conducting choir
*Clifton Performance Theather, Cincinnati, OH
Piano Accompanist/Vocal Coach
*University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
Graduate Assistantship, Studio Accompanist. Assistant of Prof. Dennis Helmrich.
*Jesus Love Korean United Methodist Church, Urbana, IL
Music Director, conducting choir.
*The Krannert Center for Performing Arts Champaign, IL
Production “How to Succeed in Business without really trying” by Frank Loesser Keyboard Player.
*Park Avenue United Methodist Church, Hamilton, OH
Music Director, organist and pianist, directed in worship services.
*The Kentucky Opera, Louisville, KY
Production “The Happy Prince” by Malcolm Williamson Pianist.
*WOUL 90.5 FM Radio Station, Louisville, KY
Recording “The Happy Prince”
*Voice Studio class Accompanist in Karen Lykes, Cincinnati, OH
Studio Accompanist: Surveyed vocal repertoires and trained stage manner.
*Lucca Summer Music Festival, Lucca, Italy
Studio accompanist: Surveyed and Performed Mozart Opera Marriage of
Figaro arias and ensembles.
*University of Cincinnati-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, OH
Graduate Assistant: Vocal Accompanying Assistant; assisted in vocal studio lessons, and collaborated with singers and surveyed vocal repertoires.
CCM Library Assistant; researched music articles, operated library computer
database, and assisted patrons.
*Community of Christ, Seoul, Korea and Loveland, OH
Music Minister: pianist and assisted in worship service.
*Korean National Army Band of the General HQ Young-In, Korea
Band Arranger: arranged brass band music.
Assistant Stage Director: Supervised Marching Band,
operated computer database
Missionary assistant: Served at Christian mission center.
Worship minister and pianist: assisted in worship service and played piano.
*Janghoon High school, Seoul, Korea
Mens' glee choir: singer and accompanist.
*Chung-Ang University College of Music, Seoul, Korea Honor Student full tuition scholarship (GPA 4.1/4.5)
Professional Performance Experience
Mar 30, 2013 Recital - Vocal Recital, Viktor Ullmann
May 18, 2011 Recital - Horn Concert by Madsen, Eechaute, Mozart
Mar 11, 2011 Recital - Fauré, Ullmann, Bolcom and vivaldi Vocal Recital
Jun 28 - Jul 3, 2010 ISYM music festival music accompaist for Double Reed Studio
Dec 9, 2009 Musical Theatre Studio Recital
Jun 15 – 27, 2009 ISYM music festival Musical Theater accompanist/ pianist for Oboe studio
Mar 31, 2009 Recital – R.Strauss, Brahms, and Poulenc
Mar 5 – 15, 2009 “How Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”
by Frank Loesser, Musical Theatre Production at Krannert Center for
Dec 7, 2008 Musical Theatre Studio Recital
Oct 28, 2008 Recital – Fauré, Prokofiev, Berg and Satie vocal recital.
Mar 26, 2008 Recital – Stravinsky “Italian Suite”, Beethoven Cello Sonata A major,
Mendelssohn D minor Trio
Jun 16-21, 2008 ISYM music festival music accompanist for Oboe studio
Apr 18, 2007 Hugo Wolf and Sergei Rachmaninov Vocal Recital
Oct 18 “The Happy Prince” By Malcolm Williamson, Conducted by Scott Dunn
– Nov 24, 2005 Opera Performance at Brown Theatre in Louisville, at The Opera House in
Lexington, Sumerset, Owensboro, and Bowling Green, KY
Oct 12, 2004 Recital – Schubert, Chausson and Britten Vocal Recital
Dec 2, 2003 Recital – Brahms, Debussy and Britten Vocal Recital
Aug 9 – 23, 2003 Grandin Summer Music Festival in Cincinnati.
Mar 7, 2003 Recital – German Song Cycles Schumann Liederkreis and Liederreihe Vocal Recital
Nov 13, 2002 Recital – Argento, Mahler and Poulenc Vocal & Instrumental Recital
Nov 1, 2002 Martin Katz Masterclass
Jun 10 – Jul 25, 2002 Lucca Summer Music Festival in Italy
May 30, 2002 Recital – French Repertoires with Satie, Liszt, Fauré and Poulenc Vocal Recital
Dec, 1999 Recital – Composition Recital (Requiem)
In addition to New York, kwonbryan will also travel to Brooklyn, Hoboken, Jersey City, Long Island City, Union City, Weehawken, Flushing, North Bergen, West New York, Bayonne, Kearny, Secaucus, Staten Island, Cliffside Park, Fairview, Jamaica, Bronx, Edgewater, Harrison, Newark, North Arlington, Ridgefield, Fort Lee, Little Ferry, Lyndhurst, Moonachie, Palisades Park, Ridgewood, Belleville, Carlstadt
and many other locations in and around the New York area.
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