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BMus, DipRAM, MMus, DPhil, ARAM


Seoul National University (B.Mus 1991)
Royal Academy of Music, U.K (Dip.RAM 1993)
University of London, U.K (M.Mus 1994)
University of Sussex, U.K (D.Phil 1998)


Lecturer at College of Music, Seoul National University 1997-1998
Lecturer at Korea National University of Arts 1998
Lecturer(Composition Faculty) at College of Music, Seoul National University 1999-2000
Assistant Professor at Seoul National University 2001-2004
Associate Professor at Seoul National University 2005-2009
Professor at Seoul National University 2010-


Royal Philharmonic Society Prize for Composer 1991, U.K.
Gaudeamus International Composers’ Competition 1992, Amsterdam -finalist composer
Theodore Holland Award 1992, U.K.
Conellius Cardew Composition Prize 1993, U.K.
Musical Times Composers’ Competition 1993, U.K.
Leonard Bernstein International Jerusalem Composing Competition 1997, Israel -finalist composer
AhnIckTae Composition Prize 1997, Korea
Nanpa Music Award 2001, Korea
Korean Race Composition Award 2000, Korea
Young Artist Today Award from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism 2001, Korea
ARAM(Associate of the Royal Academy of Music) 2019, U.K.


Pan Music Festival 1989, Seoul
Seoul Music Festival 1989, 2001, Seoul
ISCM World Music Days 1991, Zurich
Gaudeamus International Music Week 1992, Amsterdam
Music of Today/Philharmonia Orchestra, 1993, London
Mosaico Music Festival 1995, Cracow
ISCM World Music Days 1997, Seoul
ISCM World Music Days 1998, Manchester
Tong Young International Music Festival 2000, Korea
SNU New Music Series, Studio2021, 2001, Seoul
Library Concert Series/Eurasian Philharmonic Orchestra 2003, Seoul
Premiers Concert Series/New York State University 2005, Stony Brook
Suegisfestival, Estonia Academy of Music & Theatre 2007, Estonia
Orchestral Composition Festival 2008 Seoul
Chamber Composition Festival 2008 Seoul
Seoul International Music Festival 2010 Seoul
Chamber Composition Festival 2010 Seoul
Great Baekje World Festival 2010, Gongju
Casals Festival 2011
Seoul International Music Competition 2011 & 2015
Great Mountain International Music Festival 2015
Curtis Summerfest 2014, 2015
Sejong Cultural Festival 2019


Asko Ensemble, Holland
Ixion Ensemble, U.K.
Manson Ensemble, U.K.
R.A.M. Symphony Orchestra, U.K.
Ensemble Hwa-Eum, Korea
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, U.K.
Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, Israel
Gaudeamus Ensemble, Holland
Philharmonia Orchestra, U.K.
Suwon Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Wonju Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Changwon Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Korean Chamber Ensemble, Korea
Academy Percussion Ensemble, Korea
Ensemble TIMF, Korea
Eurasian Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
New Classical Community, Austria
Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players, U.S.A.
Korea Festival Ensemble, Korea
KBS Symphony Orchestra, Korea
Charity Chamber Ensemble & Orchestra, Korea
Seoul Windquintet, Korea
Aulos Windquintet, Korea
Windquintet I-group, Korea
Korea-Holland Music Association, Korea
Buchun Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Sungnam Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Chungnam Symphony Orchestra, Korea
Sejong Soloists, U.S.A.- Korea
Seoul Virtuosi, Korea
Ensemble Pan, Korea
Prime Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea
Korean Symphony Orchestra, Korea
Gangnam Symphony Orchestra, Korea


Artistic Director _ Studio2021, SNU New Music Series since 2003

Artistic Director _ The Pathway Concert Series since 2008

Associate Dean _ College of Music, Seoul National University 2016-2018

Chief of International Affairs Committee _ College of Music, Seoul National University 2019

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