Young South Korean baritone Daniel (Gyungmin) Gwon is prizewinner of several important competitions, among them 1st prize at the Salvatore Licitra Competition 2022, 1st prize at the Competizione dell’Opera 2021 and 2nd prize at the Klaudia Taev Competition 2021.
He performed his first roles Malatesta Don Pasquale and Figaro Le nozze di Figaro in student productions in Korea. In 2021 he sang Conte Le nozze di Figaro and in 2022 Marcello La Bohème at Landestheater Detmold.
Daniel Gwon received a Bachelor’s degree from the Korean National University of Arts and continued with master studies at Hochschule für Musik Detmold in 2020-2022. In concert he has sung Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and Mendelssohn’s Paulus.