Chan Ho Yun (Co-Director)

Violin
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Chan Ho Yun is currently on the faculties of The Colburn School of Performing Arts, Westmont College and Claremont Graduate School and is the Executive Director/Founder of the Rainbow Music Academy, a non-profit organization bringing music to underprivileged children. He has been awarded the D.S.C.M. from Sydney Conservatorium of Music, M.M. from Southern Methodist University, and D.M.A. from the University of Southern California. His violin studies have been with Harry Curby, Alice Schoenfeld, Eduard Schmieder and Abram Shtern.

Honored with the Big Brother Foundation Scholarship for studies in London and the Queen Elizabeth Silver Jubilee Music Award to study in the U.S., Dr. Yun performed chamber music concerts and conducted Master Classes at summer residencies at the Pan Pacific Music Festival, the Idyllwild Arts Summer Festival, Beverly Hills International Summer Music Festival, and the Bowdoin Summer Music Festival.

Dr. Yun has performed extensively in solo and chamber music concerts, as well as being heard on radio broadcasts in Australia for ABC FM and 2MBS FM and in the U.S. for KUSC and K-Mozart. Dr. Yun has performed at major venues in Australia and the U.S. He has worked as a freelance musician playing with the Los Angeles Mozart Orchestra, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra and the Pasadena Symphony. He is a former member of L.A. Musica Viva under the direction of Jim Tyler. Dr. Yun continues to collaborate regularly with prominent musicians in the Los Angeles area.