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Isang  Yun

Born: September 17th, 1917
Died: November 3rd, 1995
Country of origin: Germany
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Isang Yun was born on 17 September 1917 near Tongyong, South Korea, and received his first musical training (cello and composition) in Korea and Japan. Active opposition to the Japanese occupation resulted in his being imprisoned until the end of World War II. After gaining his freedom, he spent a period teaching music at Korean high schools and universities.
In 1956 Yun travelled to Europe to continue his studies in Paris and Berlin (with Boris Blacher), also attending the International Courses at Darmstadt. Yun became a West German citizen in 1971, having been a resident of West Berlin since 1964.
Yun was abducted from Germany by the Korean Park regime, who interned him from 1967-1969, and his release was followed by a period of political activity on behalf of the restitution of democracy in the country of his birth.
Following his return to Germany he taught (1969) at the Hannover State College of Music, becoming professor of composition at the Stat College of Arts (Hochschule der Künste) Berlin (1979-1985).
He was a member of the Hamburg and Berlin Academies of Arts, an honorary doctor at Tübingen University, and an honorary member of the ISCM. He was also a member of the Academia Scientiarum et Artium Europaea, Salzburg, among other distinctions (Großes Bundesverdienstkreuz).
Isang Yun died on 3 November 1995 in Berlin.

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  1. SHAO YANG YIN BROWN NINE RARE

    SHAO YANG YIN BROWN NINE RARE

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Edition : LP, Single
    Order No. : WER 323
    €5.00  *
  2. LOYANG/GASA/REAK/TUYAUX/SONORE

    LOYANG/GASA/REAK/TUYAUX/SONORE

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : LP
    Edition : LP
    Order No. : WER 60034
    €19.50  *
  3. Novellette

    Novellette

    Download Edition
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : flute (altoflute) and harp ad libitum with violin and cello or viola
    Edition : separate part, harp
    Order No. : BB 3426 Q43069
    €2.99  *
  4. Novellette

    Novellette

    Download Edition
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : flute (altoflute) and harp ad libitum with violin and cello or viola
    Edition : separate part, flute
    Order No. : BB 3427 Q43070
    €2.99  *
  5. Five Pieces

    Five Pieces

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : piano
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 101802
    €13.00  *
  6. Königliches Thema

    Königliches Thema

    nach dem "Musikalischen Opfer" von Bach
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : violin
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1000711
    €12.00  *
  7. Li-Na in the Garden

    Li-Na in the Garden

    Five Pieces
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : violin
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1000712
    €14.50  *
  8. Glissées

    Glissées

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : cello
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1200394
    €15.00  *

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Isang Yun was born on 17 September 1917 near Tongyong, South Korea, and received his first musical training (cello and composition) in Korea and Japan. Active opposition to the Japanese occupation resulted in his being imprisoned until the end of World War II. After gaining his freedom, he spent a period teaching music at Korean high schools and universities.
In 1956 Yun travelled to Europe to continue his studies in Paris and Berlin (with Boris Blacher), also attending the International Courses at Darmstadt. Yun became a West German citizen in 1971, having been a resident of West Berlin since 1964.
Yun was abducted from Germany by the Korean Park regime, who interned him from 1967-1969, and his release was followed by a period of political activity on behalf of the restitution of democracy in the country of his birth.
Following his return to Germany he taught (1969) at the Hannover State College of Music, becoming professor of composition at the Stat College of Arts (Hochschule der Künste) Berlin (1979-1985).
He was a member of the Hamburg and Berlin Academies of Arts, an honorary doctor at Tübingen University, and an honorary member of the ISCM. He was also a member of the Academia Scientiarum et Artium Europaea, Salzburg, among other distinctions (Großes Bundesverdienstkreuz).
Isang Yun died on 3 November 1995 in Berlin.
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  1. SHAO YANG YIN BROWN NINE RARE

    SHAO YANG YIN BROWN NINE RARE

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Edition : LP, Single
    Order No. : WER 323
    €5.00  *
  2. LOYANG/GASA/REAK/TUYAUX/SONORE

    LOYANG/GASA/REAK/TUYAUX/SONORE

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : LP
    Edition : LP
    Order No. : WER 60034
    €19.50  *
  3. Novellette

    Novellette

    Download Edition
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : flute (altoflute) and harp ad libitum with violin and cello or viola
    Edition : separate part, harp
    Order No. : BB 3426 Q43069
    €2.99  *
  4. Novellette

    Novellette

    Download Edition
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : flute (altoflute) and harp ad libitum with violin and cello or viola
    Edition : separate part, flute
    Order No. : BB 3427 Q43070
    €2.99  *
  5. Five Pieces

    Five Pieces

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : piano
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 101802
    €13.00  *
  6. Königliches Thema

    Königliches Thema

    nach dem "Musikalischen Opfer" von Bach
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : violin
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1000711
    €12.00  *
  7. Li-Na in the Garden

    Li-Na in the Garden

    Five Pieces
    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : violin
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1000712
    €14.50  *
  8. Glissées

    Glissées

    Composer : Yun, Isang
    Instrumentation : cello
    Edition : sheet music
    Order No. : BB 1200394
    €15.00  *

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