Sungpil Yang was born in Daegu, South Korea. Since he was very young he had a deep affinity with Korean traditional music. His interest lead him to study music seriously for Daegeum Korean Bamboo flute. He holds a Masters degree with a major in Music Education from Youngnam University, Doctoral degree with a major in Musicology from Keimyung University in Daegu, Korea. He completed the performers course of an important intangible cultural asset no. 45. He has performed solo recitals ten times and released four solo albums.
He is also very active in collaborating with different contemporary musicians to enlarge his capacity and he seeks the possibility in Daegeum music. — http://oneasiaproject.org