Department of Music

Ahyoung Cho

Ahyoung Cho

219 Goodwin Music Building

Ahyoung Cho is currently a collaborative pianist at Auburn University Department of Music. Cho earned her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance from Michigan State University where she studied with Panayis Lyras and worked as a Graduate Assistant.

Cho started studying piano at the age of five. As one of South Korea’s promising artists of the future, she has won numerous first-place prizes from essential piano competitions in South Korea. She has performed at the Weill Recital Hall and Carnegie Hall in New York. Cho has also received many awards from United States’ international competitions. 

Dr. Cho received her Bachelor degree from San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and continued her studies at Indiana University in Bloomington for both her Master of Music degree and Performance Diploma, where she received the Graduate award, Artistic Excellence Award, and Jacobs School of Music Fellowship.

Beyond the solo works, Cho has had many years of teaching and collaborative experiences. Aside from accompanying solo vocalists and instrumentalists, she has served as a coach/accompanist for churches, Sistrum, and Lansing Women’s Chorus in Michigan.

Last Updated: November 15, 2018