Seohyun You was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to the United States to study music in 1997. Mrs. You holds bachelors and masters degrees in piano performance from Eastern Michigan University where she was a student of Dr. Joel Schoenhals. While at EMU, she served as a graduate assistant for Dr. Schoenhals, and an accompanist for the university choir, opera workshop, and private studio vocalists and instrumentalists. Prior to her arrival at EMU, Mrs. You studied with Joel Hastings.
Mrs. You is currently the choral accompanist at South Lyon High School. She is also an active piano teacher in the Ann Arbor area, with a studio of about 20 students. Mrs. You also serves as organist and pianist at St. James United Church of Christ in Saline. In addition, she serves as pianist at Ann Arbor Korean Assembly of God. Mrs. You now resides in Ann Arbor with her husband and their two children, Daniel and Gia.