Min-Young Kim

Violin

Min-Young Kim is first violinist of the internationally-acclaimed Daedalus Quartet, a winner of the Banff String Quartet Competition. She performs regularly with the Daedalus throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia at leading musical venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Library of Congress, the Musikverein in Vienna, the Mozarteum in Salzburg, and the Concertgebeouw in Amsterdam. She has also toured extensively with Musicians from Marlboro and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and has collaborated with members of the Juilliard, Guarneri, Cleveland, Takács, and Vermeer Quartets.

Ms. Kim enjoys working closely with composers and has premiered many new works. She has also performed and recorded on the baroque violin with Apollo’s Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, and New York Collegium.

A graduate of Harvard University and the Juilliard School, Ms. Kim teaches violin and chamber music at the University of Pennsylvania. Her major teachers include Donald Weilerstein, Robert Mann, and Shirley Givens.