CCM: Prep

CCM: Prep

Won-Bin Yim, Starling Violin

Yim

Won-Bin Yim has served as concertmaster of the Wichita Symphony Orchestra and Reno Philharmonic, and he was first violinist of the Fairmount String Quartet and violinist of the Argenta Trio. Yim is currently an associate professor of violin at CCM, where he received the Glover Award for the Excellence in Teaching. He was a faculty member at the Juilliard School pre-college and an assistant faculty member at the Juilliard School college division, a violin faculty member at the Aspen Music Festival, and a violin faculty member and dean at the Great Mountain Music Festival and School in Korea. His students have won prizes at national and international competitions and former students are playing in the major symphony orchestras such as New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra, and teaching at the universities in U.S and abroad. Yim’s teachers include Dorothy Delay, Jens Ellerman, Berl Senofsky, Joon Woo Lee and Jae Hyun Lee, and he assisted Dorothy Delay at The Juilliard School and at the Aspen Music Festival and School.