Kun-Woo Paik

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Birthday
10, 1946
Birthplace
South Korea
Birth Sign
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Birthday
10, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
South Korea

About

Known for his wide-ranging repertoire focused on rare and obscure works like Busoni's piano concerto and Fauré's Fantasy.

Before Fame

He performed his first concert when he was 10, playing with the Korean National Orchestra.

Trivia

He was the first Korean artist to receive an official invitation to perform in China.

Family Life

He married actress Yoon Jeong-hee in 1974, and together they had a daughter who became a violinist.

Associated With

He recorded Ludwig van Beethoven's complete piano sonatas from 2005 until 2007 for Decca Classics.

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