Born in Seoul, Korea
Member, Theater Chamber Players of the Kennedy Center, since 1967. Concert tours: U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, and Central America as soloist and chamber musician. Founding artistic director, International Sejong Soloists. President and artistic director of Great Mountains International Music Festival and School (Korea) since 2004. National Arts Medal from South Korean government in 2004. KBS-TV documentary, Teaching Genius? Juilliard Professor, Hyo Kang in 2002. Master classes in the U.S., Korea, Japan, and Mexico. Visiting professor, Yale School of Music, 2006-present; Seoul National U., Korea, 1994. Faculty, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, 1979-84; Philadelphia College of Performing Arts, 1978-80; Brooklyn College, 1986-90; Aspen Music School, 1978-2005; Nagano Aspen Music Festival, Japan, 1994-97.
Degrees and Studies
Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma, The Juilliard School; violin studies with Dorothy DeLay.