Eunice Kim, violin

A native A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, violinist Eunice Kim has been proclaimed “just superb” (The New York Times) and “a born performer” (Epoch Times). Ms. Kim recently made solo debuts with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Bakersfield Symphony, as well as the Philadelphia Orchestra, Louisville Symphony, Seongnam Philharmonic, and Jersey City Philharmonic. Ms. Kim made her solo debut at the age of seven with the Korean Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra in Seoul, Korea. Her NAXOS recording of George Tsontakis’s Unforgettable with the Albany Symphony Orchestra will be released on August 11, 2017. This summer, she will be featured as the concerto soloist on San Jose Youth Symphony’s 2017 European tour.

An avid chamber musician, Ms. Kim has performed at festivals such as Marlboro Music School and Festival, Ravinia’s Steans Institute of Music, and Music From Angel Fire. As a member of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, she just recently completed a European tour across Italy, Germany, and Austria. She performed at the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts as an artist in the 2016 Evnin Rising Stars series, and has been invited back to perform in the 2017 series.

A winner of Astral Artists 2012 audition, she has been partnered with the Philadelphia Orchestra Department of Education to perform outreach series, and has also been invited to be a teaching artist for the William Penn Residency at schools in the Philadelphia area.

Ms. Kim graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree at the Curtis Institute of Music, where she studied with Ida Kavafian and was the recipient of the Rose Paul Fellowship. She served as concertmaster of the Curtis Symphony Orchestra, and was awarded the prestigious Milka Violin Artist Prize upon graduation.