Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Soyoung Kayla Bak | 3rd Prize | Winds & Percussion | 8th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Soyoung Kayla Bak, 16, is a sophomore at Newbury Park High School in Newbury Park, California. She studies clarinet with Hongsik Park, a member of the Los Angeles Clarinet Choir. She has a keen interest in serving the local community. Prior to the COVID pandemic, she has participated in monthly chamber activities through a nonprofit community outreach program called Me&We Chamber and helped bring music to the elderly at a skilled nursing facility. In terms of musical accomplishments, she has been selected to participate in California’s All-State festival and Ventura County Honor Band. She is currently 1st clarinet in West Hills Presbyterian Church Youth Orchestra. She has won Third Prize for International Music Competition The Music Of The Centuries, Third Prize for Enkor International Competition, and fourth place for Southwestern Youth Music Festival. 

Concertino in Eb major, Carl Maria Von Weber, 9 minutes 38 seconds