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Jongwoo Kim

Jodie Kim


About Me

The young tenor Jongwoo Kim comes from South Korea, where he successfully completed his bachelor's degree in singing at Yonsei University in 2019.  Since then he has graduated with top marks in 2022 for his Master's degree with

Prof. Siegfried Gohritz at the 'Franz Liszt Music Hochschule' in Weimar and is currently studying for a PhD.

Jongwoo Kim already successfully participated in national and international competitions during his student days. In 2012 he won three prizes in Seoul, including 1st prize at the "Shinhye Music Competition", the Special Award Excellent Performance at the "National Student Music Competition", and 2nd prize at the "International Music Arts Association Music Competition". . In 2018 he also secured 1st prize at the 37th "The Music Association of Korea Competition".

In 2019 he also took part in the New Voices in Gütersloh and the Practical Training Course of Opera Classes at the Hanover State Opera.

Jongwoo Kim played <Don Jose> in the grand opera 'Carmen' at the Ettlingen Castle Festival in July 2022, <Alfred> in the opera 'Die Fledermaus' at the Weimar Halle Theater in April 2023. 

At the Erfurt Domfestival in July 2023, he appeared as <Faust> in the grand opera 'La Damnation de Faust'.

From October 2023, he will also play the lead role of <Rodolfo> in 'La Boheme', which will be held at the Hagen Theater in Germany.



Oper 'La Damnation de Faust' / Oper 'La Boheme'

The role of ' Faust ' in the opera La damantion de Faust

2023.07 - 2022.08

The role of ' Rodolfo ' in the opera La Boheme

2023.11.18 - 2024.13.04


Dies Bildniss ist bezaubernd schon from ‘Die Zauberflöte‘ / W. A. Mozart

Un‘aura amorosa from ‘Cosi fan tutte’ / W. A. Mozart

Dall sua pace from ‘Don Giovanni’ / W. A. Mozart

Il mio Tesoro in tanto from ‘Don Giovanni’ / W. A. Mozart


Spirto gentil from ‘La Favorita’ / G.Donizetti

Povero Ernesto from ‘Don Pasquale’ / G.Donizetti

Quando e bella from ‘L‘elisir d’amore‘ / G.Donizetti

Una furtiva lagrima from ‘L‘elisir d’amore‘/ G.Donizetti

Fra poco a me ricovero from ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ / G.Donizetti

Tu che a Dio spiegasti l'ali from ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ / G.Donizetti

Angelo casto e bel from ‘Il duca d’Alba’ / G.Donizetti

Ah! mes amis, quell jour de fete from ‘La Fille Du Regiment’ / G.Donizetti


Lunge da lei from from ‘la traviata‘ / G. Verdi

Parmi veder le lagrime from ’Rigoletto‘/ G. Verdi

La donna e mobile from ’Rigoletto‘/ G. Verdi

Questa o Quella from ’Rigoletto‘/ G. Verdi

Ah, la paterna mano from ‘Macbeth’ / G. Verdi

Ingemisco from ‘Requiem’ / G.Verdi


Addio, fiorito asil from ’Madame Butterfly’/ G. Puccini

Recondita armonia from ’Tosca’ / G. Puccini

E lucevan le stelle from ’Tosca‘/ G. Puccini

Che gelida manina from ’La Boheme‘/ G. Puccini

Chella mi creda liebero e lontano from ’La Fanciulla del West‘/ G. Puccini

Avete torto from ‘Gianni schichi’ / G. Puccini


Mamma quel vino e generoso from ‘cavalleria rusticana’ / P. Mascagni  


Il lamento di Federico from ‘L'Arlesiana’ / F. Cilea


Di rigori armato from ‘Der Rosenkavalier / R.Strauss

O paradise from ‘L'Africaine’ / G.Meyerbeer


Cielo e mar from ‘La Gioconda‘ / G.Ponchielli


O freund ich werde sie nicht wiedersehen from ’Die tote Stadt‘ / E.W.Korngold


Lenski’s Aria from ‘Eugene Onegin‘ / P.I.Tchaikovsky


Nature immense from’ La Damnation de Faust’ / H.Berlioz


La fleur que tu mavais jetee from ‘Carmen’ / G.Bizet


Ah! leve toi soleil from ‘Romeo et Juliette’ / C.Gounod

Salut, demeure chaste et pure from ‘Faust’ / C.Gounod


Ah! fuyez douce image from ‘Manon’ / J. Massenet

O souverain, O juge, O pere from ‘Le cid’ / J. Massenet

Pourquoi me reveiller from ‘Werther’ / J. Massenet


Domine Deus from ‘Petite Messe Solennelle’ / G. Rossini


Dein ist mein ganzes Herz from ’Landes Lächelns‘ / F.Lehar

Freunde das Leben ist Lebenswert from ’Giuditta‘ / F.Lehar