Hee-Churl Kim – South Korea
Hee-Churl Kim studied choral conducting under Dr. Hak Won Yoon in Chung-Ang University, and studied with Dr. John B. Haberlenin Georgia State University. After returning to Korea in 1997, he had conducted many choirs, such as, World Vision Korea Children’s Choir, Gwang-Myung City Women’s Chorale, and Sung-Nam City Teacher’s Choir. He also taught in Chung-Ang University. He served as a board member of the Korean Church Music Association. From 2004 to 2015, he was the Artistic Director and Administrative Director of World Vision Korea Children’s Choir. Currently, he is the conductor of Gwacheon City Women’s Choir, which is the one professional women’s choir in Korea. And he is the general manager of Korea Federation in Choral Music (KFCM), board member of Korea Church Music Association, Director of Yonsei University Music Academy Choir, and the board member of ‘Sky Song Foundation’ and director in Myungsung Presbyterian Church.