WHERE: Monteverdi Conference Room
WHEN: 29th september | 11:30am
ORGANIZATION: Associazione Flautisti Italiani
The flautist Hyunim Yoon was born in Seoul, Korea. After her graduation at the Seoul National Art High School, she attended Seoul National University. After staying in Geneva, studying with the virtuous flautist Maxence Larrieu and graduating with top marks at the Conservatoire de Musique, she went to Germany where she studied with Jean-Claude Gerard at the Hochschule fuer Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Stuttgart. She became very popular after winning the competitions“Chosun daily newspaper competition” and “Busan music competition” in Korea. She also won the “Swiss Basel Sankyo Flute Competition” of Basel, the “Sankyo Flute Competition” and the “Japan Flute Convention Competition”. In 2001 she ranked second at the “47th Maria Canals International Flute Competition” in Spain and her talent has been internationally recognized. Hyunim Yoonnon is active in Korea, South-East Asia and in Europe and her popularity as virtuous flautist is continuously growing. She currently teaches at the Suwon University and is musical director of Flauto Holic.