Heasook Rhee

Heasook Rhee has been a faculty member in Piano Chamber Music and Accompanying at the Manhattan School of Music in New York City since 1998. A leading music publisher in the US, Carl Fischer Music published her book “The Art of Instrumental Accompanying” in May 2012. She taught at the University of Texas at Austin, Detmold Musikhochschule in Germany, and gave master classes at universities such as Indiana University in Bloomington, Boston University, University of Houston in the US, Beijing Central Conservatory, Shanghai Conservatory, Shenyang Conservatory in China, Taiwan National Normal University in Taipei, Seoul National University, KNUA, Yonsei and Sungshin University in Korea.   As a collaborative pianist, Dr. Rhee has performed with many noted artists of our time, including violinists Ivry Gitlis, Ilya Grubert, the late Mitchell Stern, Peter Zazofsky, cellists Jiri Barta, Marcio Carneiro, Charles Curtis, Karine Georgian, the late Samuel Mayes, Nathaniel Rosen, Jian Wang, Tilmann Wick, tenor Nikolai Gedda, bass-baritone Simon Estes, soprano Youngok Shin, flutist the late Julius Baker and saxophonist Harvey Pittel.   Her performances have taken her to many distinguished concert halls over the world. She has toured in the United States; performing at the Stern Auditorium and Weill Recital Hall at […]
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