Who is Yiruma? Did he write music for "Twilight"?

Who is Yiruma? Did he write music for "Twilight"?

  1. Yiruma (born 15 February 1978, Seoul, Korea) is a South Korean composer. He is married to the former Miss Korea, Son Hye-im.

    Yiruma began playing the piano from 5 years, at 11 he went to England, where he studied at Purcell School of Music for the musically gifted. Yiruma entered the Royal College, where he studied with the outstanding modern musician Harrison Bertwistle. During his studies at King's College, his musical talent was noticed, and soon his first album of classical music was released under the DECCA label.

    In January 2002 Yiruma went down in history as the first Korean musician to perform at the famous MIDEM music festival in Cannes, France. Since then, Yiruma albums are sold in Europe, Japan, Singapore and throughout Asia. His works occupy the highest positions in the pop charts of Korea, and the performer himself is considered one of the most promising musicians of our time.

    In 2004, Yiruma made his debut on the Japanese stage with a musical accompaniment, which he wrote for TV miniseries Fuji lt; tokyowankeigt ;. The best of them was released with the support of Universal Music Japan in October, accompanied by solo performances at the famous Tokyo Orchard Hall and Kawaguchi Lilia Hall. These performances showed the public the talent that made him number one among the Korean New Age artists, and provided the composer with a standing ovation and praise throughout Japan.

    Love of Koreans Yiruma earned after composing and performing a musical theme to the popular drama series Winter Sonata. He quickly gained popularity and became an advertising person for Korea Telecoms KT icom G-cube and Yamaha Korea.

    As a new-age top artist, Yiruma in 2003 introduced the new album From the yellow room, which received 30.000 pre-orders, and in 2004 the album Nocturnal lightsthey scatter, which debuted at number one on the Korean pop charts. In the winter of 2004 Yiruma successfully completed the year with a phenomenal 23-stop concert tour of Korea (2004 Drama Concert).

    In April 2005 Yiruma recorded the album Destiny of Love, which included themes from lt; tokyowankeigt; and a new piano solo.


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