HyunJae Lim, violin

Hometown: Seoul, South Korea

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HyunJae Lim took 3rd Prize in the 2018 Menuhin Competition!

Meet HyunJae

HyunJae Lim most recently performed on Show 313 in Boston, MA, recorded on October 4, 2015. HyunJae Lim, also, appeared on Show 262, recorded in October 2012, at age 14, as a member of the Quartet Stracciatella.

Show 313 bio:

HyunJae Lim (violin), 17, is from Seoul, South Korea, and is a senior at John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls High School in Philadelphia. She studies with Shmuel Ashkenasi  and Arnold Steinhardt at the Curtis Institute of Music. HyunJae has been a prizewinner in numerous competitions, including the 2016 Singapore International Violin Competition, the Great Mountains Music Festival concerto competition, the 2011 Luzerne Music Center Concerto Competition, and more. Participating in the 2011 Junior Division of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition led to her earlier appearance on NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley, Show 262 as part of Quartet Stracciatella. She plays on a 1719 Carlo Annibale Tononi on a generous loan from the Rin collection.

Listen to HyunJae

Show 313, Boston, MA
Figaro Variations from Rossini’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, edited by Jascha Heifetz

Show 262, Greensburg, PA
IV. Allegro from String Quartet No.2, “Intimate Letters,” by Leoš Janáček

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