Kim Se Hwang
● guitarist & musician in Los Angeles
● inducted to Rock Walk of Fame, Hollywood (2014)
● VP of AlphaNetworks - Asia/Korea, global ambassador
● VP of Artist First Alliance HQ USA - musician1st.org
● member of METal International - Media, Entertainment, & Technology alpha leaders (Beverly Hills, 2018)
● awarded artist of ministry of culture of S.Korea gov. (2017)
Kim Se Hwang bio
Inducted to 'Rock Walk' at Walk of Fame, at the front of Guitar Center Hollywood in Feb. of 2014. My guitar just so happens to have been displayed in the same window with Eddie Van Halen, Kirk Hammett, & Slash. true honor!
Korean guitarist's treasured item put on display in HollywoodLink
Conferred the Doctor of Music in Performance honoris causa from Musicians Institute in Hollywood in May of 2014, becoming the 5th recipient after Herbie Hancock, Steve Vai, Sheila E., Alice Cooper. Billy Sheehan was the 6th artist in 2015.
Member of METal International - January 20th, 2018.
Awarded by Republic of Korea government - Ministry of Culture. - as musician contributing for the country through successful music career and network. - December 31st, 2017.
Performed and/or recorded with 'I Musici' di Roma, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, etc.. among other world reknown orchestras.
Performed with Wyclef Jean, Steve Vai, Scott Henderson, Guthrie Govan, Victor Wooten, Simon Phillips, Stu Hamm, Alex Skolnick(Testament), Lee Ritenour, Martin Taylor, Vinnie Moore, Muriel Anderson, Steve Bailey, New Trolls, Mitch Forman(Mahavishinu Orchestra), Jeff Bowders(Paul Gilbert), Joel Taylor, Mino Cinelu(Miles Davis), Loudness, Akira Jimbo(Casiopea), Louie and the Legends(James Brown Band, JBs, Parliament Funkadelic, Sistar Sallye), etc.. among other world reknown artists.
Performed and/or recorded with Kpop stars as featuring artist : Rain, Psy, IU, Yuna Kim, SS501, 2PM, Ali(Korean female vocalist), Ok JuHyun, Yoon MinSu, Kim YunWoo, Shin SoongHoon, JungMo(Trax) of SM Ent.(SM Station).