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1st Day by Yoonmi Choi

From the album

Album Title: 7 Days
Label: Next Level
Released: 2021


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About the Album

Pianist and composer Yoonmi Choi is no stranger to the stage, and certainly not to pioneering her unique creative voice. From performing at over 300 venues in Europe, to receiving international acclaim across three continents, playing almost every major jazz festival, and directing the “Girl Behind the Curtain” Musical in Times Square, Yoonmi has pushed beyond the outer limits and expectations of both classical and jazz. Now, with her trio, Yoonmi presents a bold, Leiden Jazz Award Winning, genre-bending project: 7 Days. “...Yoonmi’s playing and composing are first rate. She is extremely talented and has unlimited potential to continue developing into a world-class jazz musician.” -David Berkman, Jazz pianist, Prof. Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College Born in Incheon, South Korea, Yoonmi began studying piano at age 3. She continued to study in South Korea as she grew up, and ultimately received her classical and jazz piano education at Sookmyung Women’s University and the Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts College. Shortly thereafter, Yoonmi took her studies to the Netherlands, where she graduated with the highest performance score at the Prince Claus Conservatoire. It was during her time in Europe that the seeds for 7 Days were planted and began to blossom.

Song Listing

1. 1st Day [4:44] Let There Be Light 2. 2nd Day [5:01] When he Sees the sky 3. 3rd Day [2:36] land from the sea 4. 4th Day [5:57] day and night 5. 5th Day [4:38] let them swim, let them fly 6. 6th Day [8:32] here we are 7. 7th Day [3:33] It was good


Date featured

May 19, 2021

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