The Beijing Central Conservatory, in Beijing, China has this week announced the appointment of 30-year-old South Korean cellist, Hee-Young Lim to its teaching faculty.
A graduate of the Korean National University of Arts, the New England Conservatory, the Paris National Conservatory and the Franz Liszt School of Music, Hee-Young is a former major prize winner at the Lutoslawski, Pablo Casals, Emanuel Feuermann and Tchaikovsky International Cello Competitions.
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She has served as Principal Cellist of the Rotterdam Philharmonic since 2016.
Hee-Young is the first Korean professor, and the youngest professor, ever appointed to the school’s faculty.