A professor speaks to a group of students sitting in the film viewing room with black and white film on the screen over his shoulder.

HyeSung Hwang


  • B.M., Piano Performance, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • M.M., G.P.D., D.M.A., Piano Performance, The Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University


  • Executive Committee Member, American Guild of Organist: Annapolis Chapter
  • American Guild of Organists
  • Music Teachers National Association


  • Applied Piano

Research Interests

  • The Virtue of Introduction: Functionality and Meaning in Beethoven's Piano Sonatas Opp. 13, 78, 81a and 111, Peabody Conservatory, Baltimore, MD


  • Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award (2011)
  • 2nd Prize, Seoul National Symphony Orchestra Audition (2003)
  • 3rd Prize, Puigcerda International Competition (2003)
  • 3rd Prize, Emyoun Competition (1998)
  • 4th Prize, Samick Music Competition (1996)

Recent Performances

  • The Art of Duo, St. Martin's-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, Severna Park
  • Lecture Recital, Cohen-Davison Family Theatre, The Peabody Conservatory
  • A Chamber Music Night, St. Martin's-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, Severna Park
  • Annual concert of the Church of the Holy Nativity, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Baltimore, MD
  • Piano due Recital, Enoch Pratt Library, Baltimore, MD


  • Private Piano Instructor, 2001-present
  • Music Director, St. Martin's-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, Severna Park, MD
  • Music Director, Church of the Holy Nativity, Baltimore, MD
  • Staff Accompanist, Camp Allegro by Peabody Preparatory Department, Baltimore, MD