Jung Seop Choi

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“When I first encountered Légère reed, I expected it to sound like a cold plastic, possibly ok for school or military bands. When I actually tried it, It was a complete shock to me. It creates a very focused and warm sound. I have been playing on Légère for less than a month and I can’t, now, live without Légère, allowing me to spend more time on practice and music making. I do thank Légère for setting me free from a painful process of selecting one good reed out of hundreds.”

Mr. Jung Seop Choi, one of the most renowned classical saxophonists in Korea, graduated from Korea National University of Arts in 2000. He, then, went to France to study at CNR de Paris and CNR de Saint Maur with Mr. Nicolas Prost

He is currently teaching at Korean National University of Arts, Sangmyung University, Gachon University, Sunhwa Art Highschool, etc. He also performs as a soloist with top-class orchestras in major Asian countries.

Some of the prizes he won include 3rd prize at L’hay-les-roses concours international Adolphe sax, 1st prize at Leopold-Bellan concours, 2nd prize at UFAM concours international, 1st prize at Loire Atlantique concours international de saxophone, etc.