Moores School of Music presents A Moores to Mendelssohn Celebration
A Moores to Mendelssohn Celebration is a recital of students from the Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy,” a Moores partner school.
Sigrún Björk Sævarsdóttir was born in Iceland and studied at the Reykjavik Academy of Singing and Vocal Arts with Ólöf Kolbrún Harðardóttir from 2009 to 2013, while pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Reykjavík. She continued her vocal studies at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” (HMT) in Leipzig, where she earned a master’s degree (with honors) and is currently pursuing an artist’s diploma.
Eun Chong Park was born in Dae Jeon, South Korea, and from 2010 to 2013 she pursued her bachelor’s degree in piano performance at Chugye University under the guidance of Professor Yong Bae Kim and So Hee Yook. In 2014, she moved to Germany where she performed numerous concerts with various singers in Berlin. In the autumn of 2016, she began her master’s degree in accompanying under the supervision of Professor Alexander Schmalcz at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” in Leipzig.