March 1, 2020 All-Mozart
1:30 PM Doors
2 PM Pre-concert Insights
3 PM Concert
NVCC Fine Arts Center
Concert Sponsored by:
The Waterbury Symphony joins forces with the Hartford Chorale and vocal soloists from the Yale School of Music.
Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major
Yoon Be Kim, violin
Winner of the Young Artist Concerto Competition
About Soloist Yoon Be Kim
A native of South Korea, Yoonbe began violin studies at the age of five and moved to the United States when she was 15. She attended the Colburn School Academy, followed by studying with Frank Huang, concertmaster of New York Philharmonic.
She has appeared as a soloist with Busan Symphony Orchestra, Czech Virtuosi Orchestra and Kyoto Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra. She also has won 1st prizes at Los Angeles Korean American Musicians Association Competition and NEC Bales Violin Competition. She has served as concertmaster of Colburn Chamber Orchestra, NEC Philharmonia and NEC Chamber Orchestra.
Yoonbe earned her Bachelor of Music degree from New England Conservatory where she studied with Malcolm Lowe, and she currently studies under the tutelage of Hyo Kang at Yale School of Music. She plays on a Miralles violin and a Lucchi bow generously on loan from The Maestro Foundation.