Yiruma – Autumn Rain
In May 2017, Yiruma brings his first recital concert to Brisbane to Yiruma fans and music lovers! Be prepared to be enchanted by a magical evening of beautiful, touching renditions of Yiruma’s most popular and loved melodies at Yiruma – Autumn Rain. Yiruma is a Korean contemporary classical musician who combines melodious Korean compositions with inspiration and emotion.
Yiruma’s musical journey began at the age of five with his fascination for the piano. At the age of ten, he moved to England to pursue his passion for music at the Purcell School of Music. Graduating in 1997, Yiruma attended London University of King’s College to further pursue his aspiration for music and composition.
In 2001, Yiruma released his first album Love Scene. With friendly melodies joined by his professional performance based on classical music, his soft and mellow musical style gained great interest from the public and the music scene. Yiruma went on to release his second album First Love (2001), which included his No. 1 piece River Flows in You. Riding an unprecedented wave of popularity in healing and sentimental music, Yiruma has released numerous albums that encompass elements of both the contemporary and classical music genre. Yiruma’s videos on YouTube have reached over 500 million views, which is a strong indication of his worldwide popularity and appeal. His simple, yet melodic and emotional, pieces resonate well with the modern listener; millions around the world are moved by his music.