prima vera opera



Director of Music

Im Sang Yoon

​Maestro Yoon is the art director of the Los Angeles Korean-American Musician's Association and the World Mission University Chamber Choir. Maestro Yoon was previously the music director of the Los Angeles Korean Philharmonic Orchestra. He has performed regularly at Walt Disney Concert Hall and is known for passionate interpretations of major choral works with orchestra. His performances include Handel's Messiah, Verdi's Requiem, Mozart's Requiem, Faure's Requiem, Mendelssohn's Oratorio Elijah, Haydn's Creation, Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, Beethoven's Symphony No. 4, overtures for Die Fledermaus, Nabucco, La Forza Del Destino, Fidelio, Russlan and Ludmilla, La Nozze di Figaro, Der Freischutz, and Candide, Beethoven's Triple Concerto, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21, Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto No. 5, and many opera gala concerts including "Verdi and Shakespeare" and "Verdi Opera Highlight." Maestro Yoon is a graduate of the University of Southern California and the American Conservatory of Music. He is currently associate professor and Director of Music at World Mission University.

Executive Director

Arthur Kim

​Mr. Kim is a trial attorney in Southern California. He has a M. Phil. from the University of Cambridge and a B.A. from the University of California,. He received his J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he received the Henigson Human Rights Fellowship, Kaufman Public Service Fellowship, and a community service award. After law school, Mr. Kim worked as a human rights lawyer in Haiti, where he assisted in the prosecution of crimes against humanity and organized aid to orphaned children. He is the principal of Arthur Kim Law Firm, which represents individuals in employment and civil rights matters and businesses in commercial disputes.

Director of Picture

Robert Florio

​Robert has been working internationally for over twenty years in the television and motion picture industry as an editor, producer, and director. His credits embody some of the most critically acclaimed motion pictures made for television, along with many other award-winning television shows and feature films. His work continues to inhabit a unique understanding of storytelling and visual poetry. Florio has 5 Emmy nominations for editing. His nominations include, the 2-hour season finale of "Lost" in 2009 and the 6 hour Mini-Series "The Starter Wife" in 2007. He has 4 ACE nominations with 1 ACE Award. He shares a Peoples Choice nomination and a Humanitas nomination. He has also received 2 Special Recognition Awards from the Television Academy for supervising Emmy winning sound mixes, a Golden Scissors Award, and a Platinum AVA Award in 2007. Currently, Florio is editing and directing the hit show "NCIS: Los Angeles". He has produced in Los Angeles, Hungary, Jamaica, New Zealand, Canada, and Australia. He produced all and directed some of the 44 one-hour episodes of "Flipper: The New Adventures", filmed entirely in Australia. Robert Florio has been involved in all phases of film production including writing, and the creation of his own scripts for both television and feature film markets.