Biography of Musica Bella Orchestra member Linda Chang Kim

Linda Chang Kim, violin, began studying the violin at the age of five. At eleven, she enrolled in the Juilliard School, Pre-College Division, where she studied with Dorothy DeLay and Masao Kawasaki for four years. Thereafter, she continued performing solo, orchestra, and chamber music while attending Phillips Exeter Academy and Harvard University. She has been awarded scholarships to the Aspen and Tanglewood Music Festivals and the Meadowmount School for Strings. Her solo performances have included appearances with the Juilliard String Orchestra, the Schenectady and Utica Symphonies, and the Lawyers’ Orchestra. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1993 with a bachelor of arts degree in East Asian Studies. In 1996, she graduated from New York University School of Law with a juris doctorate degree. She is employed as an attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. She plays a 1929 Gaetano Gadda violin.

Musica Bella concerts: January 20, 2002; January 27, 2002