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© 2002- 2017 Yoonmi Choi, Jazz pianist, Eucator, Composer, Tel. +1(347)255-1875, Jazzbandmaria@gmail.com

Education

Classic Piano, Inchoen Art High School, Inchoen, Korea (Graduated: 2002)
B.M in Classic piano performance, Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea (Graduated: 2007)
Dong-ah Institute of Media and Arts College, Ansung, Korea

B.M in Jazz piano performance, Prince Claus Conservatoire, Groningen, Netherlands (Graduated: 2014)

M.M in Jazz piano performance, Queens College, New York, USA (Graduated: 2017)

Major Performance History

10.2019       Mexico, Entijuanarte Festival Cultural
09.2019       North Africa, Tanzjazz JAzz Festival Tangier 
08.2019       Israel, Forum Faktor
08.2019       NewPort Jazz Festival
08.2019       Chicago, Patio Theater
07.2019       Canada Toronto, Harbourfront Centre's Brave Festival
06.2019       New York Centeral Park, Summer Stage
06.2019       New York, Venetian Theater, Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts
06.2019       New York, Saratoga Performing art center
06.2019       Porto, Coliseu Theater
06.2019       Lisboa, Coliseu Theater
05.2019       Mexico, Pitic Hermosillo Mexico Symphonic Experience
04.2019       Poland, Concha Buika World tour, Narodowe Forum Muzyki
03.2019       Mexico, Concha Buika World tour, Cumbre de Tajin Intl Music Festival
02.2019       USA, Concha Buika World tour, SF Jazz Center
01.2019       France, Concha Buika World tour ,Ma Avec Granit Montbeliard

10.2018       Korea National Tour with New York Nightingalges
                         
Incheon Opengate art festival, Seoul Botanical Garden Music festival
05.2018        New York, Yoonmi Choi Trio Forest Hill Library Concert series
02.2018        New Jersey, Giner and Honey Bigband  Concert
11.2017        AHL Foundation's 14th  Benefit Gala/Awards Ceremony, Yoonmi Choi Trio
10.2017        New York, Yoonmi Choi Trio Korean Embassy National foundation day
07.2017        New York, 54Below, Lady and the vamps Showcase
06.2017        New York, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Bay Ridge Concert Series Presents

01.2017~     New York, B.B.King, Adel Experience
02.2016        Korea, Yoonmi Choi CBS  Interview J4J

12.2015        Korea, Bupyeong Art center Concert

12.2015        New York, Yoonmi Choi Trio Christian Times Concert

07.2015        Korea, Inchoen Art center Concert

07.2015        Korea, Ulsan Jazz festival

02.2015        New York National Tour, Yoonmi Choi Trio with Sergej Avanesov

01.2015        Korea, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Art Factory Concert in Dea-gu
11.2014        Korea, Tony Miceli quartet at Chunyeondongado

10.2014        Korea, Alina Engibaryan Quartet, Korea jazz wave festival

10.2014        Korea, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Seoul Jandari festa

09.2014        Russia, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Rostova international jazz festival

09.2014        Korea, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Bukchon Music festival

08.2014        Korea, Yoonmi Choi Trio, ChunCheon Art festival

06.2014        Netherlands, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Leiden summer jazz festival

06.2014        Netherlands, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Jazzboz festival

05.2014        Belgium, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Brussels Jazz Matathon festival 
03.2014        Netherlands, Trumpeter Alex Sipiagin Sextet at Peterpan

11.2013        Netherlands, Yoonmi Choi Trio, Jazztime festival at Amphion

11.2013        Netherlands, NO MATTER WHAT IS FESTIVAL

11.2013        Netherlands, Alina Engibaryan Quartet, Kunstmaand Ameland festival

10.2013        Netherlands, Alina Engibaryan Quartet, Autumn jazz festival in Assen

10.2013        Netherlands, Nieuw Groningsch Peil festival

06.2013        Germany, Idstein festival

06.2013        Netherlands, Swingin` Groningen festival

Musical

03.2018       New York, NY Winterfest Festival Falling Out Original musical
04.2017       New York, Musical Hairspray at Mount Michael Academy

12.2016~    New York, Truffles Jazz murderer musical  at Swing 46 jazz club

04.2016       New York, Musical Rent at Mount t. Michael Academy

01.2016       New York, Truffles Jazz murderer Off broadway musical  at Cutting Room

Award/Competition

01.2017        Itaila, International Virtual Jazz Club Contest - 4th place

05.2014        Netherlands, Leiden international jazz award 2015 winner

10.2010        Korea, Hoseo-Univercity Music competition - 2nd place

10.2009        Korea, Hanse-Univercity Jazz part 1st prize

Recording

04.2019        New York,  Yoonmi Choi Solo Piano Vol.1
01.2019        New York, Irmman Quartet Album
11.2018        Miami, Concha Buika Single
03.2018        New York, "Truffles" Musical Digital Album
02.2017        New York, Remo Dipierro Digital Album 
11.2015        New York,  New York Nightingales "Christmas" Album

08.2015        Korea, Jazz For Jesus "Music or Worship"

08.2015        Korea, Jazz vocalist JeeYoen Lee 

05.2015        Netherlands, Jazz Guitarist Hongno Jo "HomeSickness"

01.2015        Netherlands, Yoonmi Choi Trio  "7days" Radesingle

02.2015        Netherlands, Prince Claus Conservatorium Big band Dutch TV Program Recording, Studio 41

11.2014        Korea, Jazz Bassist Joon Park "Eclips"

Concha Buika
Concha Buika World Tour band (2019~)
Yoonmi Choi  Trio (2012~)
Piano - Yoonmi choi, Bass - Tyler Luppi, Drums- Samvel Sarkisyan
Hello Adel Experience
Vocal - Ashley, Jessica, Bass - Tina, Drum - Nick, Guitar - Kevin, Keys - Yoonmi
Lady and the Vamps
Vocal - Hope Amanda, Flute - Sarpay Özçağay, Drums - Samvel Sarkisyan, Sax - Segej Avanesov, Bass - Tyler Luppi, Piano - Yoonmi Choi
NY Nightingales
Reviving that sound only found deep within the old but golden records, the New York Nightingales
Truffles : A murder mystery Jazz
New York City Off broadway Show
Hongno Ju Guitar Quintet (2014~2015)
Piano - Yoonmi Choi, Guitar - Hongno Ju, Bass - Youngone Jo, Drums - Yoenhyun Park
Alina Engibaryan Quartet (2013~14)
Vocal - Alina Engibaryan, Piano - Yoonmi choi, Bass- Tyler Luppi, Drum- Samvel Sarkisyan
Groningen Student Big Band
The big band for musically talented students in Groningen. Conductor - Kristin McGee
Grey Monster (2011~14)
Piano-Yoonmi Choi, Bass- marko curcic, Violin-Miriam Den Boer, Vocal - Katharina Knaus, Drum-Dovile VastakaiTe, (Lav, Yusef)
Steel Drum-Derrianne Dyett
Joon Park Project (2015~)
Piano-David Berkman, Yoonmi Choi, Bass- Joon Park, Sax- Kenji Ome
PASHA FUNK BAND / (2013~14)
PAVEL SHERBAKOV - TROMBONE, YOONMI CHOi- PIANO, TYLER LUPPI - BASS, SAMUEL SARKISYAN- DRUMS, LUCA ALTDORFER - VIOLA, PATRICIA KUIJK - VIOLIN, ADEL KOVACS - VIOLIN AND ELEANORE TAN- CELLO
J4J (2015~)
Piano - Yoonmi choi, Bass - Joon Park, Drums- Namhyuck Jo
Roxie Choir (2011~14)
Jong vrouwenkoor Roxie uit Groningen bestaat uit ongeveer twintig vrouwen tussen de 20 en 35 jaar. We zijn een gevarieerde groep van studenten en niet-studenten, zowel uit de stad als uit de provincie.
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