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Chin K.
New York, New York
International competitions, auditions, concert preparations, general advancement long and short ter
It is so important to learn from a real professional. I am international soloist and pedagogue, having studied with the world's greatest teachers, Ivan Galamian, Dorothy DeLay, Josef Gingold, etc. international violin competitions winner. It is very easy to get faulty instruction at any stage of the development. Mine is of the highest of quality. I can teach from beginner to the most advanced. Have been teaching for 40+ years.
About Chin K.

Hi, I am international soloist and pedagogue, soloist with orchestras such as the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Czech Philharmonic, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and winner of major and top prizes at numerous prestigious international violin competitions including the Concours Musical International Reine Elisabeth de Belgique (Brussels, Belgium), Concourse International de Montréal (Canada), Premio Paganini International Violin Competition (Genoa, Italy), and International Violin Competition of Indianapolis (USA). I love teaching all levels and all ages, and for whatever reasons they want to, to improve their violin playing

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Violin
Teaches 3 subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
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Dr. Kim is a wonderful performer and teacher! He can quickly identify my problems, explain them carefully and show how to improve. On top of that he is very patient and practices with me until I fully understand. What I like most is that he asks you to ask questions before each lesson, which makes me pay more attention when practicing on my own. I am really thankful to have met Dr. Kim, and I believe that if I can continue to study with him, I will be able to gain a deeper understanding of music. I would recommend Dr. Kim to everyone who wants to improve their technique and musicality.

Posted Aug 27, 2022
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Dr. Chin Kim is an excellent teacher. He is kind, patient and detailed, and will work with you on a skill until you’ve mastered it. I’ve studied with him on-and-off since 2012 (I moved around a bit), and every time I go back to lessons, I improve exponentially. All levels of students, from beginner to professional, can learn a lot from him.

Posted Aug 18, 2021
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Highly recommended! The most insightful and kind teacher. I had learned so much from him and dramatically improved every aspect of my violin playing. I was very fortunate to have learned from him.

Posted Feb 26, 2021
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Sep 1979 - May 1989
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Undergraduate diploma
Sep 1975 - May 1979
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French
Limited Proficiency
German
Limited Proficiency
Italian
Limited Proficiency
Korean
Native Proficiency
Spanish
Limited Proficiency
Prizewinner
Sep 1990
The Paganini Violin Competition
Prizewinner
Sep 1986
The International Violin Competition of Indianapolis
Prizewinner
Jun 1985
The Queen Elisabeth Competition
Prizewinner
May 1983
The Montreal International Violin Competition
American Federation of Musicians
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A labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada. Founding in 1896 as the successor to the "National League of Musicians," the AFM is the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.

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Instructor details
Violin
Teaches 3 subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
W 106th Street 15G, New York, NY
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$210
45 minutes
$235
60 minutes
$260
90 minutes
$310
120 minutes
$360
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