The Annual
Sunday 16th November 2008

 Glebe Music Festival

In conjunction with The Glebe Society Inc

Nan Heo began playing the piano when she was three and moved onto the violin at seven. Nan has been studying with Prof. Peter Zhang at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and has performed internationally as a guest soloist with the Guangxi Arts College Orchestra under the conductor Benjamin Loeb in 2006 and with the Hunan Province Symphony Orchestra in 2007 conducted by Xiao Ming. In 2008, her international performances included cities such as Guangzhou and Changsha in China.

In Australia, she was selected to tour N.S.W. with David Miller AM as a member of the Great Southern Tour of Sydney Conservatorium of Music in 2007. In the same year, she was also chosen to represent the Sydney Conservatorium of Music by performing with a guest pianist from Germany, Laurens Patzlaff.
In 2008, she received the prestigious Woman of the Year Award from the Sydney Korean Women's Association. She was granted the Rueben F. Scarf Memorial Foundation Award for Commitment and she received a scholarship from CHAOS (Conservatorium High Association of Old Students) to attend the Australian Chamber Music Festival in Queensland, where she received master classes from James Buswell of New England Conservatory. She was supported by Austral-Korean Cultural Foundation in 2006 and she performed as a guest soloist for classical music category at the Korean Idol. She was chosen to perform solo at the Sydney Opera House for the 2005 Encore Concert and has received several outstanding awards at the McDonald's Performing Arts Challenge.

She participated in numerous master classes and performed with many professional musicians such as Dr. Walter Verdehr, Prof. Goetz Richter and Richard Tognetti. She is a member of the Golden Key Foundation, an organisation which is recognised world-widely for its elite members and she often represents the Sydney Korean Committee at many formal occasions as a guest soloist.

Details about the Concert

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