Seongmi Kim

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Seongmi Kim is a South Korean composer. Her work of composition is constructed from abstract, visual and sound images inspired by everyday life and which are then transcribed musically.

 

In 2019, She receives commissions from Radio France for a program of France Musique, Création Mondiale, collaboration with Ensemble Aleph.

 

Her works have been performed notably by Nouvel Ensemble Moderne (NEM) of Montreal, Orchestra of Laureates of the Paris Conservatoire (OLC), and Daejeon Philharmonic Choir (DJPC) in South Korea.

She studied composition under Young-Geun Park (1947-2016) at Hanyang University in Seoul, where she obtained a bachelor's degree in 2008. She continued her studies at the CRR Nice before being admitted in 2010 to the Paris Conservatory (CNSMDP) in the class of Frédéric Durieux. She also studied with Michaël Levinas, Luis Naón, Yan Maresz, and Denis Cohen.


In 2013-2014, she followed the IRCAM Composition and Computer Music Curriculum, under the direction of Hèctor Parra. She wrote, as part of the Cursus, 
미로 [mi:ro] for bass flute and electronics.


She obtained her CNSMDP composition prize in 2015 with the mention of Très Bien. On this occasion, Aven for mezzo-soprano, ensemble of 13 musicians and an electronic, was created, based on the poem Sensation by Arthur Rimbaud.

 

She is currently a professor at the University of Las Artes in Guayaquil (Universidad de Las Artes) in Ecuador since October 2018.

 
Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Ensemble (Instruments or Voices) and Real Time Electronics


Aven for mezzo soprano, ensemble, and electronics (2015)

Soloist (Instrument or Voice) and Real Time Electronics


미로[miːro] for flute and electronics (2014)

Chamber Group ( 2 - 4 instruments )


L'esprit contradictoire for two pianos (2012)

Ensemble (10 - 19 instruments)


Magnets for ensemble (2012)
Aven for mezzo soprano, ensemble, and electronics (2015)
L'esprit contradictoire for two pianos (2012)
Magnets for ensemble (2012)
미로[miːro] for flute and electronics (2014)