Min-Young Kim

A graduate of Harvard University and the Juilliard School, violinist Min-Young Kim (Rodin College House) of the Daedalus String Quartet (Quartet-in-Residence at UPenn) has toured extensively in the United States and Europe with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Musicians from Marlboro and American Chamber Players, and has collaborated with members of the Guarneri, Juilliard, Cleveland, and Takacs Quartets. With interests ranging from baroque music to contemporary music, she made her New York recital debut at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 2001 and has performed as a soloist with Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, the Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, and the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra.

Min is also strongly committed to education, and was one of the first recipients of the Morse Fellowship at Juilliard, teaching music in inner city classrooms through creative activities. She has served on the faculties of Columbia University and the School for Strings in New York. Her principal teachers have been Donald Weilerstein, Robert Mann, and Shirley Givens. She lives with her husband and children in Philadelphia.