Astin Quintet

Astin Quintet | Republic of Korea

Minjin Cho – Flute
Eun Jeong Yoon – Oboe
Songhee Park – Clarinet
Sanghyun Jo – Horn
Seongchang Lee – Bassoon

Astin Quintet, based in Germany and Korea, was founded in 2019 and is actively performing
throughout Europe. They are studying with Prof. Thomas Ludes and Prof. Matthew Hunt at the Folkwang Universität der Künste in Essen, Germany, and have also completed the Emsbüren Musiktage masterclass. Since its foundation, they have won the first prize in chamber music at the Vienna Grand Prize Virtuoso International Competition, the first prize and the Cash Prize at the Rising Stars Grand Prix International Music Competition, Berlin 2020, and won the Artsylvia Chamber Music Audition in 2022. They have performed in Dortmund, Essen, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Berlin, Vienna, and they are scheduled to perform at the Berlin Philharmonie and Seoul Arts Center.