Born in Seoul, bass ByeongMin Gil graduated from SunHwa Arts School and Sunhwa Arts High School. In 2017, he graduated from Seoul National University College of Music. He studied with Shane Shin-Uk Kim, Attila Jun, and Dae-bum Lee.
He won the 2017 Monte-Carlo Voice Masters, took First Prize at the 2017 Otto Edelmann International Competition and the Grand Prix at the 51st Concours international de chant de Toulouse in 2016. He also took the top honors at the 2017 Dong-A Music Competition, 2016 Korea National Opera Competition, 2015 Gwang-ju Voice Competition, 2015 Dae-gu Voice Competition, 2014 Busan Ilbo Voice Competition, and 2014 Korea Institute for German Lied Competition.
ByeongMin Gil is generously sponsored by Charles S.N. Parent.
George Frideric Handel
Tu sei il cor di questo core (Giulio Cesare)
Quand la flamme de l’amour (La jolie fille de Perth)
Vi ravviso, o luoghi ameni (La Sonnambula)
Official pianist: Marie-Ève Scarfone
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Madamina, il catalogo è questo (Don Giovanni)
Confutatis (Messa da Requiem)
Chuyut pravdu (Zhizn’ za tsarya)
La calunnia è un venticello (Il barbiere di Siviglia)
Carl Maria von Weber
Schweig, damit dich Niemand warnt! (Der Freischütz)
Vyes’ tabor spit (Aleko)