Kyu-Young Kim (South Korea/USA)
The Curtis Institute, The Juilliard School, and The Cleveland Institute of Music
Donald Weilerstein, Robert Mann, Jaime Laredo, Yumi Scott and Shirley Givens
St Paul Chamber Orchestra, principal second violin; Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, core member
Recipient of the 2007 Martin E. Segal Award from Lincoln Center in recognition of outstanding young artists from the Lincoln Center community; winner of a McKnight Fellowship as a member of the Soyulla Duo with his wife, cellist Pitnarry Shin. As a former member of the Pacifica String Quartet, Mr. Kim won the prestigious Naumburg Chamber Music Award in 1998.