Products Used

I really enjoy playing Backun clarinet,. It is very easy to control and it sounds nice and warm. Lovely! I feel flexible and relaxed while I play it. It gives me inspiration. - Kim Eunkyung

Biography

Eunkyung Kim earned her Bachelor degrees from Seoul National University’s College of Music, Toho Orchestra Academy Japan, Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin and Hochschule für Musik Freiburg 

As an orchestra player, she won the position of second and Eb-clarinet for the Duisburg symphony Orchestra for the 2008-09 season. Eunkyung also played in JDPH, Das Symphony Orchestra Berlin , Brandenburg Symphony Orchestra, Dortmund Philharmonic Orchestra in Germany and Currently, she plays numerous orchestras in Korea. She is a winner of Ewha-Kyunghyang competition and the Berlin Eisler Preis,, and selected Kumho Young Artist and Denzlinger Kulturkreis Junge Künstler, she also has many solo recitals and playes with numerous orchestras as a solist. She also enjoys chamber music appearances. She is a member of Seoul clarinet ensemble and Clarinet Quartet Players and actively participates many Music Festivals such as Concerti bei docent, ICM Festival, Pan Music Festival, PyeongChang international Music Festival, Tongyong international Music Festival. Eunkyung was an invited lecturer at cornell university, currently she is appointed as an adjunct faculty from the Suwon University and Kookmin University. 



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Fit and Sizing

Barrels

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha, and most other brands
Standard Plus As above, larger bore for more free blowing feel

Selmer Paris

Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Yamaha CSG

Yamaha CSG I, II and III

 

Bells

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha (including CSG), and most other brands
Selmer Paris Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Vocalise Bb Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
R Hard Rod Rubber Close Short M13/15
G Hard Rod Rubber Medium Medium 5RV/M30/BD5
H Hard Rod Rubber Open Long B40/B45
CG Proprietary Synthetic Open Long BD4/B40
Z Hard Rod Rubber Extreme Open Long BD7

Vocalise Bass Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
CG
Proprietary Synthetic Open Long B46/B50

Alpha Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
Bb Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre
Bass Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre