Minji Kim


Cellist Minji Kim will join the DSO on February 21, 2022. Kim has appeared as a principal cellist of the Colburn Orchestra, the Music Academy Festival Orchestra and Seoul National University Orchestra.

She has performed as a soloist with many orchestras, including the Colburn Orchestra, Wratislavia Chamber Orchestra, the Gyeonggi Philharmonic, the Jeju Philharmonic and the Daegu Philharmonic Orchestra.

Kim has won prizes in numerous competitions, including Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition, Osaka International Music Competition, Tecchler- Foster Cello Competition at New England Conservatory and New York International Artist Competition.

Minji Kim received a bachelor’s degree from the Seoul National University with Youngsook Yoon and a Master of Music degree and a Graduate Diploma from the New England Conservatory studying under Paul Katz. She received an Artist Diploma from the Colburn School, where she studied with Clive Greensmith, Ronald Leonard and Hans Jensen.