Bora Kim

Violinist Bora Kim is from Toronto, Canada, where she made her soloist debut with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra at Roy Thomson Hall in 2009. She has subsequently given solo recitals and performances at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Centre for the Arts, and the Canadian Broadcasting Center. She also won first prize in the Canadian Music Competitions.

Recent highlights include recitals in the Netherlands as part of the 2016 Holland Music Sessions, a performance with pianist Emanuel Ax at the 2015 Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, and a masterclass for the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in New York.

Bora is currently a Doctor of Musical Arts candidate at the Yale School of Music under the tutelage of Hyo Kang. She holds double Bachelor of Music degrees in both violin and piano performance from the Colburn Conservatory, where she was the first double-major student in the school's history.

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