Young Artists Competition 2021 Poll

Sean Jang, violin

Sean Woosung Jang

From the age of five, Sean was recognized as a protégé violinist with a technical facility and musical talent. As a soloist and section leader, Sean has been leading violin and viola sections for St.Paul’s School (SPS) in Concord, NH, Singapore American School, Singapore National Youth Orchestra, International School of Geneva, Switzerland, Conservatory of Geneva, United Nations Orchestra, San Diego Suzuki Orchestra, Temecula Ensemble, Seoul Ensemble, Duo SI, and JANG Trio.


Sean’s musical achievements include 2020 American Protege International Concerto Competition at Carnegie Hall first place winner, 2019 Taiwan International Competition first prize, 2018 Singapore Music Teacher’s Competition gold medal, 2015-2016 Swiss National Youth Music Competition for solo and chamber division winner, Concertmaster in 2018 International School Honor Orchestra, 2020 All-State Music Festival Orchestra, and World premier solo duet ‘Duet of Duet’ dedicated to Sean JANG by Kirt Mosier.


Recently he has mesmerized audiences with his outstanding performances at SPS and with Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra as a guest performer for the ‘Get Cozy’ series. He has studied with Dan Dery, Igor Yuzefovich, Min Lee, Yin Ke, and Zoia Bolovsky to pursue his musical career. Sean is currently a
freshman at SPS and he is preparing to compete as a finalist for 2020 Portsmouth Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition and 2020 Lake Regions Symphony Orchestra Student Concerto Competition and Scholarship and a recital in Geneva, Switzerland.