Come Now, O Prince of Peace

Author: Kōn-yong Yi

Kōn-yong Yi (Geon-yong Lee) (이건용) started to compose since age twelve. He played oboe in school band in Seoul Middle School. He studied composition with Dal-Sung Kim at Seoul High School of Music and Arts and with Sung-Jae Lee at Seoul National University. In 1976 he went to Frankfurt am Main, Germany, and studied composition with Heinz Werner Zimmermann at Frankfurter Musik-hochschule. After returning to Korean he taught composition in Hyo-sung Woman’s University and Seoul National University. He moved to the Korean National University of Arts in 1993 and was named the president of the university in 2002. Yi is one of the most serious composers of our time in Korea. It is his dream to share the story of lives through music. He… Go to person page >

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