Festival Artist

HOSUN MOON – harpsichord & piano

Hosun Moon, winner of 1998 Bach International Competition at Berkeley, CA, studied harpsichord with Arthur Haas at S.U.N.Y. at Stony Brook, where she received her M.M. and DMA. She also holds a Master’s degree in accompanying from Manhattan School of Music and Bachelor’s in organ from Yon-Sei University (Seoul, Korea). Dr. Moon has performed in the master classes of Colin Tilney, Mitzi Meyerson, Skip Sempé, Hank Knox and Kenneth Gilbert. Her chamber music performances with numerous ensembles have been heard in Carnegie Hall, 92nd St. Y, Merkin Concert Hall, The Riverside Church, St. John the Divine, LeFrak Concert Hall in The Aron Copland School of Music, Columbia University, Hofstra Cultural Center, Union Square Park, Bryant Park, SUNY at Stony Brook, and various churches in New York area. Dr. Moon has performed the Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 as a soloist with Transfiguration Ensemble, S.E.M. Ensemble, Mannes Baroque Chamber Players, The New York Bach Ensemble, and South Shore Philharmonic. She has worked as a conductor for the musicals; Kiss Me Kate, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Little Women, Secret Garden, Fiddler on the Roof, Carousel, Urine Town, Pajama Game, Mame, and also performed as an assistant director and pianist for musicals: Godspell, March of the Falsettos-Falsetto Land, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Dames at Sea, Secret Garden, Into the Woods, and the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. She currently works with the San Francisco Early Music Society Baroque Music Seminars, LIU Post Chamber Music Festival, and teaches at Five Towns College in Dix Hills, N.Y. She is the director of music ministries at Central Presbyterian Church in Huntington.