Won-Bin 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 an associate professor of violin at CCM, where he received the Glover Award for the Excellence in Teaching. He was a violin faculty member at the Juilliard School pre-college and an assistant violin faculty member at the Juilliard School college division, a violin faculty member at the Aspen Music Festival, CCM/ Spoleto Music Festival in Spoleto(Italy), director and violin faculty member of the PAX Summer String Program, dean and violin faculty member 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 Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Orchestra ,Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, National Symphony Orchestra, Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, Washington Opera Orchestra, Kansas City Symphony Orchestra, and teaching at the universities and the conservatories in U.S., Canada, Korea, China, Brazil, Mexico and  Europe, and performing as the members of professional chamber music ensembles. His students performed solos with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, KBS Symphony Orchestra of Korea, Dayton Phiharmonic, Aspen Sinfonia, Aspen Concert Orchestra, Des Moine Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, Juilliard Pre College Orchestra,  CCM Philharmonic, and CCM Concert Orchestra. Yim received BM from Peabody Institute, and MM, Professional Studies, and DMA from the Juilliard School. His teachers include Dorothy Delay, Jens Ellerman, Berl Senofsky, Joon Woo Lee and Jae Hyun Lee. He assisted Dorothy Delay at The Juilliard School and at the Aspen Music Festival and School as a faculty member.