Imsu Choi

Imsu Choi (South Korea, b.1991) is a composer and ondist. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in composition from Ewha Woman’s University in South Korea before studying composition in France with Jean-Luc Hervé at the CRR de Boulogne-Billancourt. In 2018, she was admitted to the Paris Conservatory (CNSMDP) in the composition class of Frédéric Durieux, the new technologies class of Yan Maresz, Luis Naón, Grégoire Lorieux and the ondes martenot class with Nathalie Forget.

Her works are performed by various ensembles and orchestras including Ensemble intercontemporain, Divertimento Ensemble, Picardie Orchestra, Ensemble Timf and Maurice Quartet. She is the winner of the composition prize from the Fondation Marthe Depelsenaire (2023), the Nguyen Thien Dao grant from the Centre international Nadia et Lili Boulanger (2020) and the Monique Gabus grant (2017).