Sunday, February 20, 2022

Joel Kim | 2nd Prize | Strings | 7th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

 Joel Kim is a junior at Saratoga High School in California. He started playing cello at the age of 9 with Jonathan Koh of the San Francisco Conservatory. He won first prize at the 2020 BMC Music Competition and the 2020 DVC/HNU Young Artist String Competition. Joel is also enthusiastic about chamber music and attends California Music Preparatory Academy. His chamber groups have won prizes at the US Open Music Competition and IGMC. Joel enjoys giving back to community through Tri-M Music Honor Society and HopeBox Charity Youth Orchestra. Joel participated in the Music@Menlo Young Performers Program 2020 and 2021.

Cello Sonata No.3 in A major, Op.69,  I. Allegro ma non tanto, by Ludwig van Beethoven, 9:42.