February 21, 2018: Denver, CO

Metropolitan State University
Solo Recital

Wednesday, February 21
Visiting Artist Series
Sang Woo Kang, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

February 21, 2018: Denver, CO

Metropolitan State University
Master Class

Visiting Artist Masterclass
Sang Woo Kang, piano
King Center Recital Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Piano Practice Tip #1: Less is More

I have been teaching my students that the fewer notes or units you practice, the more information you retain. The idea is simple. When you practice, aim for fewer notes to play. Work on small sections, dive in to the root, get to the point, and always think. Some tips: fingerings coordination practicing hands separate […]

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wr3vTDyI have been teaching my students that the fewer notes or units you practice, the more information you retain.

The idea is simple. When you practice, aim for fewer notes to play. Work on small sections, dive in to the root, get to the point, and always think. Some tips:

  1. fingerings
  2. coordination
  3. practicing hands separate
  4. listening to phrasing
  5. rhythm alteration

Read more here.

October 14, 2017: Geneva, NY

Froelich Hall
Solo Recital

The 2017 Guest Artist series at Hobart and William Smith Colleges continues on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 8 PM in the Froelich Hall in the Gearan Center for Performing Arts with pianist Sang Woo Kang, lauded by the Los Angeles Times as a “prodigiously talented pianist with great technical virtuosity and interpretive gifts.” An Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Music at Providence College, Kang is an active performer and educator who has presented master classes and recitals in Asia, Europe and Central and South America. He is a graduate of Julliard School and the Eastman School of Music where he received the doctor of musical arts degree.

Each performance will be held in Froelich Hall in the Gearan Center for Performing Arts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 general admission, $10 senior citizens, students are free with valid HWS student ID.

September 22, 2017: Providence, RI

Providence College
Vocal Recital

Sang Woo Kang joins soprano Sooah Park in performance of works by Villa-Lobos, Berlin, Gershwin, Weill, Rodgers, Rodrigo, and Ahn. The concert will be held on September 22, Friday, at 7 PM.

All concerts are held in the Ryan Concert Hall ~ Smith Center for the Arts unless *noted
If you are a person with a disability and require an assistive device, service, or other accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Central Reservations Coordinator (401-865-2070; M-F 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m.) well in advance of this event.

Directions to the campus can be found here.

The Providence College Eaton Street gate will lead you directly to the Smith Center. For convenience, if you are using a mapping system such as Google maps or GPS, use #61 Eaton Street as the destination address for the gate. Once you enter the gate, you can park in the main lot.