최증현 – Jeung Hyun Choi – Traditional percussion

1 March 2008

in Artist Profiles

Jeung Hyun Choi

Jeung Hyun Choi is a Korean traditional percussion player and currently working as managing director of DULSORI, the Korean traditional Music World Group. She has taught Korean traditional percussion and traditional songs for over 25 years. She has been working as a professional instructor for Pung-mul teachers since 2001. She has led many international workshops in the UK and abroad.

  • Founding Member of DULSORI Korea, 1984
  • Board Member of DULSORI Korea, 1998 to present
  • Training Director of ‘TAONORI’, 2004
  • Awarded the 2nd prize from National Kukak Competition, Gyeongju, Korea, 1993
  • Awarded the 2nd prize from Sa-mul-nol-yi Competition, Korea, 1993

Career highlights:

  • 1987 Graduated from Gyeongsang National Univ. Majored in Chinese Literature
  • 2007~2010: SOAS World Music Summer School Korean Samulnori Percussion Instructor
  • 2012~present: Korean School Music Teacher
  • 2012 (October) Samulnori performance “ Korean Night Concert” at the Gastech Conference at the Indigo2
  • 2013 (29 June) Samulnori Performance for celebration 130 years of friendship “Korean-British Festival” in Scotland
  • 2013 (3 September)Korean Drumming Workshop at Kingston Festival
  • 2013 (4 October) SamulnoriPerformance ”Mice Roadshow” at Park Lane Hotel
  • 2013 (October) Traditional Music Workshop at Korean Culture Centre UK
  • 2014 (5 March) Samulnori Performance and workshop at launch party of KIA motors UK
  • 2014 (25 June) Samulnori Performance “Korean Night” at the V&A Museum

Website: www.dulsori.com

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