Youn Im-Soprano

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Korea

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The Semi-Final Round

Youn Im-soprano
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Soprano Youn Im 

First name: Youn 

Surname: Im 

Born in: South Korea  

Resident in: Rome, Italy 

Citizenship: Italian 

Education  

She began her opera singing studies at the age of 13 in South Korea and studied at the Dongduk  University in Seoul in the faculty of opera singing. 

In 2004 she moved to Italy in Rome and studied with Mª Doris Andrews at the AIDA music  academy. 

In 2008 she graduated in Lyric Singing at the Conservatory of Music Santa Cecilia in Rome under the guidance of Mª Anna Maria Ferrante with whom in 2010 she graduated with a grade of  110 e honors at the Specialized Biennium of Higher Artistic and Musical Education.  

In addition she has held various Masterclasses :  

International Music Festival classical music organized by the Monteroduni Città della musica  foundation in 2005 under the guidance of Mª Doris Andrews, Technique and interpretation of vocal  repertoire with particular attention to the opera by Verdi and Puccini organized by the Collegium  Musicum of Latina in 2007 and 2008 under the guidance of Mª Anna Maria Ferrante, the singing  masterclass of the Program Erasmus of the Conservatory of Music of Rome Santa Cecilia in 2010  with Professor Ewa Izyfowska and masterclass of soprano Ines Salazar in 2014,2015,2016.  

Professional experiences  

From the beginning of her studies she began singing in various concerts in South Korea and she  also sang several times in Taiwan.  

In 2003 she was the director of the youth choir for the Seoul Onnuri Church.  Moving to Rome in 2004 she sang at the concert of the Pignatelli castle in  Monteroduni, in 2007 held concerts “I Giovani per la  prevention "at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome," "Opera gala" at  teatro Davide di Roma, ”the soprano and baritone in the Mozart theater” al  S. Cecilia Conservatory of Music in Rome and “Verdi Repertoire e  Pucciniano ”at the Baronial castle of Maenza.  

In 2007 she sang in the “Young singing talents” concerts at Castello San  

Martino di Priverno, "Lyric song" at the Baronial castle. 

In 2009 she sang at the concert of "Love, deception and death in melodrama" at the conservatory  of music S. Cecilia in Rome and performed at the end of the Tg2 edition of Rai 2.

In 2010 she sang at the concert "The pillars of German opera" at S. Cecilia Conservatory of Music  in Rome and the Fuauen-Liebe und Leben cycle op. 42 by Schumann at the Villa Nazareth in  Rome.  

In these concerts she played the roles of Juliet in the opera "Romeo and  

Juliet "by Zandonai, Fiordiligi from the opera" Cosi fan tutti "and Donna Elvira  of Mozart's "Don Giovanni", Desdemona of Verdi's Othello,  

Anna Bolena from Donizetti's "Anna Bolena", Massenet as Le Cid  

in the role of Chimène and Thais in the role of Thais, Manon of the opera "Manon  Lescault "by Puccini, Agathe from Weber's opera Der Freischütz etc …  

Training  

Soprano Ines Salazar 

Soprano Mirella Parutto  

Soprano Anna Maria Ferrante 

  

  

Opera  

Contessa Le nozze di Figaro Teatro Davide, Rome 2019 Nella Gianni Schicchi Sala Riario Eoiscopio, Ostia Antica 2017 Suor Angelica Suor Angelica Teatro di Documenti, Rome 2016 Leonora Il Trovatore Teatro Keiros, Rome 2013 Mimì La Bohème Villa Nazareth, Rome 2012 

Competition  

Finalist Concorso internazionale di Città di Roma “Caput Mundi”, Rome, Italy 2020 Finalist Concorso internazionale “Fausto Ricci”, Viterbo, Italy 2014 Finalist “ La Bohème” del Teatro Comunale di Ferrara, Ferrara,Italy 2014 Finalist Concorso internazionale “Sole De Maria”, Monterotondo,Italy 2014 Semifinalist of the international competition "Maria Quintieri" for the roles of 

Madama Butterfly 2014 

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The First Round

Youn Im-Soprano

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