Violinist Min-Young Kim is a founding member and first violinist of the internationally acclaimed Daedalus Quartet, winner of the Banff String Quartet Competition. With the quartet, she performs regularly throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia. She has also toured extensively with Musicians from Marlboro, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and has also collaborated with members of the Juilliard, Guarneri, Cleveland, Takács and Vermeer Quartets.
An advocate for music of our time, Ms. Kim enjoys working closely with composers and has premiered and performed many new works. In early music, she has 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 at the University of Pennsylvania. Her major teachers include Donald Weilerstein, Robert Mann and Shirley Givens.