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Leah Kim, Director/Violin, Viola

Ms. Leah (Kyoungwoon) Kim was born in Busan, S. Korea. She was an Associate concertmaster at Suwon Philharmonic Orchestra in Korea and a guest concertmaster for Pottstown Symphony and Philadelphia Camerata. As a violinist she performed with Philadelphia Chamber Orchestra,

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Jennifer Jie Jin, Co-Director/Cello

Jennifer Jie Jin was  the grand prize winner of Philadelphia Youth Orchestra’s 2016 Ovation Award for inspiration and outstanding leadership in music education. Her students won the top prizes in the competitions, attended NYO ( National Youth Orchestra of the

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Fabián López, Violin/Viola

Violinist Fabián López has toured extensively through the United States, Europe and South America, gaining recognition as a soloist, chamber musician, and teacher. As soloist he has performed with orchestras in the United States, Spain, and France such as Real

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Peter Opie, Cello

Peter Opie is associate professor of cello at Ball State University and cellist of the American Piano Trio. He has performed widely as a soloist and chamber musician in Europe, Asia, the United States, and his native Britain. Recent concerto

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Shelley Beard Schleigh, Viola/Violin

Violist Shelley Beard Schleigh, prizewinner with the Mühlenberg Piano Quartet in the Music Teachers National Association Chamber Music Competition 2004, has sustained an active career as a chamber musician including performances at the Juilliard School, Curtis Institute, Peabody Conservatory, Temple University,

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Sarah Sutton, Viola/Violin

Ms Sutton has an international profile as both a performer and teacher.  As a performer she has brought music to some of the most eminent figures in the history of our time.  She has played a command performance for the

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Mae Huang, Cello

Mae Huang, originally from Taiwan, attended the Soochow University in Taiwan and received her bachelor of music in 1992.  she was a graduate of  University of Minnesota where she received her first master’s degree in music performance  in 1995 and

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Beth Dzwil, Violin/Viola

Beth Dzwil is a founding member of the Fairmount String Quartet and the Fairmount Chamber Ensemble with whom she has been performing for over thirty years. She is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of the Performing Arts, where she

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