Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim @katherineviolin

Violin

New York, NY
katherineviolin.com
@katherineviolin
136 Played at 136 groupmuses!

Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim @katherineviolin

Violin

About

Based in New York City, South Korean violinist Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim has been presented by acclaimed organizations such as Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Chamber Music America, Groupmuse, House of Yes, International Contemporary Ensemble, The Juilliard School, (Le) Poisson Rouge, Metropolis Ensemble, and Prague Conservatory. Lim’s early performing career, starting at the age of 10, mainly took place in South Korea, Czech Republic, Germany, and the UK. She is co-founder of Impromptuo and Muzosynth Orchestra, both of which focus on performing free-form improvisation. She was also founding member of the Unison Quartet who received honorary mention at the Bartók World Competition 2021. Lim is currently loving teacher to 10 young violinists as faculty member at Opus 118 Harlem School of Music. She holds degrees from The Juilliard School and is currently a Doctor of Musical Arts candidate at Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts.

Music

Improvisations, contemporary compositions, multimedia performance, etc.

Videos

Ensemble profiles

Past groupmuses (136)

  • Violin and Cocktails 🥃

    Wednesday, Apr 10, 2024 7:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Sunset Park
    • Instruments: Violin + fx
    • Price: $20 tickets ($15 for Supermusers)

    Happened 2 months ago

  • Massivemuse

    Act I, Scene I

    Sunday, Dec 3, 2023 7:00 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: Sunset Park
    • Instruments: Voice, Violin, Keyboard, Drums
    • Price: $20 tickets ($15 for Supermusers)

    Happened 6 months ago

  • Violin improvisations in Harlem

    Wednesday, Sep 13, 2023 7:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Central Harlem
    • Composers: Lim, Colon, Vandever
    • Instruments: Violin with effects
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened 9 months ago

  • Groupmuse in the Sky

    Saturday, May 20, 2023 5:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Fort Greene
    • Composers: Chang, Lim, Guidry, Vandever
    • Instruments: Violin with effects
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 1 year ago

  • Presidio Muse

    Saturday, May 6, 2023 2:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Presidio of San Francisco, SF
    • Composers: Lim, Chang
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 1 year ago

  • New York Preludes // Darkroom Processing

    Thursday, May 4, 2023 7:00 PM PDT

    • Neighborhood: Foothill, Oakland
    • Composers: Chang, Lim
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 1 year ago

  • Massivemuse

    MotoSynthesis: A Carroll Hall x Muzosynth Orchestra x Vogue Massivemuse

    Friday, Apr 21, 2023 7:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: East Williamsburg
    • Composers: Chang, Kengkarnka, Lim
    • Instruments: Violin, Keyboard, Synthesizer, Voguer
    • Price: $20 tickets ($15 for Supermusers)

    Happened about 1 year ago

  • Silent and Still

    Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 2:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Downtown Brooklyn
    • Composers: Chang, Lim, Morris, Oliveros
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 1 year ago

  • Planetary Music

    Starling: Taking Flight

    Wednesday, Mar 8, 2023 7:00 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: East Williamsburg
    • Composers: Colón, Lim, Vandever
    • Instruments: Violin, saxophone, trombone
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 1 year ago

  • Evening of Strings & PopUp Art show @ the Office in Crown Heights

    Saturday, Jan 28, 2023 7:30 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: Crown Heights
    • Composers: Bach, Beethoven, Glière +
    • Instruments: String Duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened over 1 year ago

  • Massivemuse

    Have You Eaten Yet? A MÔTÔ Spirits x Impromptuo Massivemuse

    Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 7:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Bushwick
    • Composers: Film and Live-scoring
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: $25 tickets ($20 for Supermusers)

    Happened over 1 year ago

  • Outdoors

    Garden concert

    Saturday, Aug 20, 2022 5:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Clinton Hill
    • Composers: Bach, Chang, Guidry, Lim, Vandever
    • Instruments: Solo Violin
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $15+ at event

    Happened almost 2 years ago

  • Impromptuo: Darkroom Processing at Beloved Cafe

    Monday, Jul 25, 2022 6:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
    • Composers: Chang, Lim
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: Free to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened almost 2 years ago

  • Colon-Lim-Vandever Trio at Beloved Cafe

    Monday, Jul 11, 2022 6:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
    • Composers: Colon, Lim, Vandever
    • Instruments: Violin, EWI, Trombone
    • Price: Free to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened almost 2 years ago

  • MUSICIANS ONLY! NYC Groupmeet in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

    Wednesday, May 25, 2022 7:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Prospect Heights
    • Price: Free event

    Happened about 2 years ago

  • Memories of War: Shostakovich and Weinberg Quintets

    Friday, May 6, 2022 7:30 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: West Village
    • Composers: Shostakovich, Weinberg
    • Instruments: Piano Quintet
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 2 years ago

  • Solo Violin in Sunnyside, Queens

    Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 5:00 PM EDT

    • Neighborhood: Sunnyside
    • Composers: Vandever, Guidry, Chang, Ritter, Lim
    • Instruments: Solo Violin
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $20+ at event

    Happened about 2 years ago

  • A musical dinner party at FED

    Friday, Mar 11, 2022 6:30 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: South Harlem
    • Composers: Colón, Lim, Vandever
    • Instruments: Violin-Saxophone-Trombone Trio
    • Price: $40 tickets

    Happened over 2 years ago

  • Massivemuse Planetary Music

    In Good Spirits: A MÔTÔ Spirits x The Moving Orchestra Massivemuse

    Friday, Feb 25, 2022 7:30 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: Bushwick
    • Composers: Adewumi, Bonhomme, Chang, Gonder, Lim
    • Instruments: The Moving Orchestra
    • Price: $25 tickets ($20 for Supermusers)

    Happened over 2 years ago

  • Virtual Premiere

    Impromptuo: New Adventures

    Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 4:00 PM EST

    • Neighborhood: New York, NY
    • Composers: Chang, Guidry, Lim
    • Instruments: Violin-Piano Duo
    • Price: $5 to reserve, $10+ at event

    Happened over 2 years ago