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Young-Ah Tak

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Young-Ah Tak press reviews

"She naturally possesses a high-gloss polish; what is most striking, though, is her winning combination of passion, imagination, and integrity."  [New York Concert Review Click for full article]

— Rorianne Schrade, New York Concert Review


"… a thrilling blend of fury and finesse."  [New York Concert Review Click for full article in PDF]

— San Antonio Express-News


“…impeccable”, “…the power and passion combined in hair-raising fashion.”  [New York Concert Review Click for full article]

— The Ledger


"Young-Ah Tak ventured into the 20th century with a twelve-tone work by fellow Korean, Isang Yun. She turned his cerebral puzzler into a crowd pleaser, displaying the same pianistic virtues she brought to her account of a Haydn Sonata: perfect timing, glowing sound, and a knack for highlighting detail without losing sight of the music's architecture."

— The Times-Picayune, New Orleans


"... played with the utter assurance and conviction."  [MusicWeb International Click for full article]

— Glyn Pursglove, MusicWeb International


"…pianist Young-Ah Tak renders this ornate piano study with drama and flair."  [All Music Guide Review Click for full article]

— Blair Sanderson, All Music Guide Review


“…perfect interpretation” “…inspiring performance”

— International Piano, Korea


"A performer who delivers a heartfelt performance with a distinct message to the audience"

— Piano Music Magazine, Korea


“…highly gifted, both musically and technically and a person of great discipline.”

— Leon Fleisher