2018 Round Top Music Festival
Indiana University Bloomington
Yeajin Kim, 24-year-old violinist from Daegu, Korea, is a young professional artist who enjoys a career as both a performer and educator. She was invited to perform at the Waltz & Dr.Mahn Young Artist Concert and also has played at the Seoul, Ansan, Goyang and Namyangju in Korea as a professional violinist. She has been present at Music festivals in Toronto, Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Philippines. She has played in several orchestras with Hun Joung Lim, Nanse Gum, Han-na Chang as a orchestra player as well as a chamber musician in her native country, Korea. She is also enthusiastic about music education. She was a Siheung-Si Music Mentoring Teacher in Korea and have received a Secondary Teaching Certificate of Music. She is both academically and musically brilliant – She won a full-tuition grant from Seoul Arts High school and Seoul National University. Kim graduated Summa Cum Laude from Seoul National University with a Bachelor’s degree in violin performance in 2017 and she is now pursuing Master of Music degree at the Indiana University in the United States, where she holds a full scholarship supported by the Graduate Tuition Award and the Jacobs Chairman’s Scholar Award. Her principal teachers have included Jorja Fleezanis, Hyuk Joo Kwun, Jihee Lim, Jane Kim.