Wujin Kim, 17, currently studies cello under Clara Minhye Kim and is coached in chamber music by Asya Meshberg. He is currently a member of the New York Youth Symphony and served as the principal cellist of Principal Orchestra in the Norwalk Youth Symphony last year. In 2014 and 2015, Wujin was the winner of the Junior Competition and Senior Competition of the Young Artist Festival sponsored by the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed with the American Chamber Orchestra after winning the Concerto Competition. In 2017, Wujin was selected as a winner of the Norwalk Youth Symphony Concerto Competition and to be principal cellist of the CMEA All-State Orchestra. He has also won honorable mention in the New York Music Competition and the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition.
In the summer of 2018, Wujin studied with Steven Doane at the Bowdoin International Music Festival. He also has attended the Chamber Music Institute for Young Musicians and attended Elm City Chamberfest as the recipient of the Cello Scholarship in 2016. Wujin enjoys playing chamber music with his friends to support organizations such as Music for Youth, the American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Grace Farm’s Community Dinner, and the YMCA of Greenwich.