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She started plauing the piano at the age of 3. In the beginning she learned only classi music. As she grew up with music, she became more and more interested in music, so she decided to go to 'Inchon music high school'. During the high school period, she was very active in many copetitions. she won 'Donga composit competition' 2nd prize, and 'Jusung University Classic music competition' 3rd prize and so on.
After the graduation, she entered prestigious 'Sookmyung Women`s university' in Seoul as a classical piano student and finished the degree. after graduate she began to take an act as a musician in church. The result, she was able to produce a christian album and this experience initiated her interest in Pop and Jazz. She also performed as a band in the other countries; namely, Japan, Phillipine and China.
After all her expriences, she returned to Korea and was admitted to a top Jazz college 'Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts college' in South Korea. During that time she also won 'Calvin college Jazz competitio'n 1st prize(2009) and 'Hoseo University CCM competition' 2nd prize(2010). In her college time, she participated in Summer Jazz school and got an opportunity to be introduced to Prins Claus Consevatory in Groningen Netherlands.
And she managed to enter the school in 2010. she got lesson from famous jazzpianist David Berkman, Jasper Soffers and Marc van Roon. With the band “Yoonmi choi Trio” she is finalist of the “Dordtse Jazz Prijs 2012′ in Dodrecht, the Netherlands.
Even thought her start in Jazz was rather late (it`s only 3 and half years) she managed to achieve a lot and she is still improving in a good tempo.
Sookmyung woman`s University Class Piano
Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts Jazz Piano '10
Prins Claus Conservatorium Groningen
프린스 클라우스 콘서바토리 재즈피아노
Donga composit competition 2nd prize
Inchon ArtHall concert
Jusung University Classic music competition 3rd prize, 2000
Calvin college Jazz competition 1st prize, 2009
Hoseo University CCM competition 2nd prize, 2010
Lee jung bok recoding participation
Digital album '청년함대'
MBC, " 네꿈을펼쳐라" musical session
MBN cast, "소호상인"
4th Seoul World DJ festival UMC session
Korea concert, Club Groove, G7, Auteru, Sangsangmadang, Naru art center. bottomline, yogiga gallery and so on.
JAPAN concert, TOKYO Club Aisa
Netherlands concert Club Spigel, Franeker, peterpan and so on.
now on, huis de bruse(every friday), Roxie choirs accompan
Yoonmi Choi’s tracks