Clara-Mijung Shin and Samuel-Sangwook Park have been performing together as a piano duo since 2013.
They made their debut in the concert hall of the Vienna Boys‘ Choir. Just a few weeks later, they won second prizes: at the Concorso Internazionale Pianistico „Roma“ 2013 (categories ‚Two Pianos‘ and ‚4 Hands‘).
The two pianists were born in 1980 and 1990 in South Korea and received since early childhood piano lessons.
They studied initially independently at the University of Music and Performing Arts and at the Vienna Conservatory(Konservatorium Wien).
Also they attended numerous master classes as a piano duo with renowned pianists, including Menahem Pressler, Paul Badura-Skoda and Daniel Barenboim.
Since 2015, the piano duo ShinPark studying together with Prof. Hans-Peter and Volker Stenzl at the Rostock University of Music and Theater Germany.
In June 2015, duo ShinPark awarded the first prize in the category piano duo at the International Piano Competition „Ischia“.
In September 2015,the piano duo ShinPark won second prize at the 64th International Music Competition of the ARD, which’s one of the most prestigious classical music competitions.
In September 2015 they performed W.A. Mozart’s Concerto for 2 Pianos with Orchestra in E flat Major KV.365 with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (German: Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks) under the Maestro Jun Märkl at Hercules Hall of Residence Munich, Germany