JINHEE HAN Short Bio
Award-winner musician, Jinhee Han, started composing in her late teens. Influenced by Asian culture, her religious Christian upbringing and various generations of musicians (such as Beethoven, Stravinsky, Messiaen, Robert Cuckson and David Loeb), Han’s promising musical gift earned her full-time scholarships for both her bachelor and masters studies at HanYang University in Seoul, Korea. Throughout her career, Han has composed pieces for solo instrument, which are flute, shakuhachi, violin, cello, and piano etc., songs, chamber ensembles, chorus, orchestral music and Christian contemporary. And, she has had several original concert works premiere in her hometown of Seoul, Korea, Dallas in Texas, Tel-Aviv in Israel and in New York City.
Currently, she graduated from The New School, May 2015, Mannes College where she is working towards her Doctorate Degree in Music Composition, and studied with Dr.Cuckson who was composition formal teacher. Outside of her studies and personal composing, Han spends time freelancing as a writer and teacher for studios and local schools in NYC. She also serves as Musical Director & Composer for OLLI STUDIO, an award-winning NYC-based Wedding Photography & Cinematography company. In her most recent notable project she serves as Founder/Vice-President for Asian Woman Composers Association NYC(awcanyc.com), where she collaborates with a variety of talented musicians and alumni of the New School.
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