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Byol Kang


Born in Salzburg as the daughter of South Korean musicians and raised in Germany, Byol Kang received her first violin instruction at the age of eight. Already four years later, Byol Kang debuted as soloist with the Berlin Symphony Orchestra at the Berlin Philharmonie and has since appeared at prestigious concert halls such as the Beethovenhalle Bonn, Konzerthaus Berlin, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Bremer Glocke, Meistersingerhalle Nürnberg, the Konzerthaus Vienna and the Carnegie Hall New York. As a dedicated chamber musician, Byol Kang has performed in various constellations among others at pianist Lars Vogt’s festival „Spannungen“ in Heimbach, Heidelberger Frühling, Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival, PODIUM Festival in Esslingen and numerous recitals throughout Germany. Since the season 2016/17, Byol is concertmaster of the Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin.