Meet WNO

Jihoon Kim

Jihoon Kim was born in South Korea and studied at the National University of Seoul and the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan. He has won numerous prizes at various international singing competitions. He was a member of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme between 2011-13 and has subsequently appeared in over 200 performances in various roles as Jette Parker Principal and Principal at the Royal Opera House.

Recent engagements: 2nd Soldier / 5th Jew Salome (Opera North); Sciarrone Tosca, Roberto I vespri siciliani (Royal Opera House); Sarastro Die Zauberflöte (Longborough Festival Opera)