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Korean-born pianist Dr. E-NA SONG is a concert pianist, collaborative pianist, and educator. As an active performer, Dr. Song has performed throughout the United States, Poland, Spain, Austria, and Korea. Recently she has appeared in venues such as Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie Hall), Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, and Hochstein School. When she is not performing or teaching, Dr. Song works as the Assistant Director of the Rebecca Penneys Piano Festival (RPPF).
Dr. Song loves presenting a variety of music and styles to audiences. She recently presented a concert, "For the Love of Dance," featuring dance-inspired music by Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Kodály, Beach, and Albright, at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, as a guest pianist. As an active collaborative pianist, she performed in a Soprano Concert, "Returning Home," in the Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie hall) with music by Schubert, Schumann, Wolf, Debussy, Sibelius, Cipullo, and Won-Ju Lee, as well as Korean folk songs. She recently gave a concert, "Teacher, Student, and a Virtuoso," including music by Lekeu and Franck, with her violinist colleague at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY.
Currently, Dr. Song is a piano faculty at Roberts Wesleyan University, Roberts Community Music School, and the Hochstein School. She concurrently holds an Adjunct position at Nazareth College, SUNY Geneseo, and Eastman Community Music School.
Dr. Song earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Seoul National University, which is the most prestigious university in South Korea, under Professor HyungBae Kim. She completed both her Master's and Doctorate of Music in Piano Performance and Literature at the Eastman School of Music under the tutelage of Professor Rebecca Penneys.