Amy Kim, Cello
homeland of Korea, AMY KIM
was acclaimed "a new, young talent.
won first prize in every competition she
entered including the prestigious Dong-A Music Competition and enjoyed an active career performing with all the major orchestras while still in her
has given solo recitals worldwide.
has performed to rave reviews in Europe at the Schumann Haus, the Franz Liszt Hochschule, the Salzburg Mozarteum, and Schloss Elmau, where she
has been invited to reappear.
has appeared in joint recital with pianist Jacob Lateiner in Slovenia.
American audiences have heard her
perform with the Little Orchestra Society
at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, at the Killington Music Festival in Vermont and as soloist with the Dallas Chamber Orchestra.
has given recitals in Iowa under the auspices of the Des Moines Women's Club
, and in Chicago on the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series, a live syndicated radio broadcast.
has appeared with various chamber music ensembles at Lincoln Center in New York City.
The Sun Post said of her
performance of the Lalo Concerto in Miami, "Ms.
Kim proved to be an artist of sensibility.
playing delighted the audience."
career, Ms. Kim
has developed a varied and impressive repertoire.
One of her
most impressive characteristics is her
uncanny ability to interpret all musical styles from Bach to Webern.
has mastered all the major cello concertos, sonatas, and chamber music repertoire, and her
virtuosity and expressiveness are unparalleled.
In addition to solo performances, Ms. Kim is a dedicated teacher and believes it is a great privilege to "train and inspire the next generation of professional cellists.
is currently on the faculty of the extension and the preparatory divisions of the Mannes College
The New School for Music in Manhattan.
is a graduate of the Juilliard School
studied with Channing Robbins and Harvey Shapiro.
is playing on a Lorenzo Ventapane cello made in the 18th century.
is in the process of recording the complete Bach Suite for solo cello.