Welcome to the website of the mezzo-soprano Hyounsoo Sohn. A native of Seoul,
Korea, Ms. Sohn was a member of the National Chorus of Korea before coming to
the United States to renew her studies at the prestigious Indiana University
School of Music in the fall of 2000. At the university she sung roles
in a number of operas and numerous concerts receiving praise for her warm mezzo
Outside of the university she has performed solos in a number of concerts in
Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania, and California and portrayed Suzuki in
Madama Butterfly with the Indianapolis Opera. In addition to traditional pieces, Ms. Sohn has
premiered contemporary works including the world premier of John Eaton's opera
". . . inasmuch" in New York City.
Ms. Sohn currently resides in Twin Cities with her husband and two sons.