Violinist David Kim Returns to BJU as Artist in Residence

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GREENVILLE, S.C.  (January 24, 2017) — Violinist David Kim will return to Bob Jones University as an artist in residence in BJU’s Division of Music Jan. 30 through Feb. 1. Kim will serve by coaching students in the university’s orchestral program, holding masterclasses, teaching private lessons, and performing for the students and faculty.

“I’m so excited to return to wonderful BJU,” Kim said. “The spirit, high quality, and most of all, many new friends in Christ make me feel blessed and delighted to come.”

Kim serves as the concertmaster of The Philadelphia Orchestra, a position he has held for 17 years.

“Our students look forward to Mr. Kim’s residency every year,” said Dr. Michael Moore, conductor of the BJU Symphony Orchestra. “He’s a world-class performer whose inspiring artistry and humble spirit are a wonderful example for our students.”

Kim will hold a masterclasses Monday, Jan. 30, at 7 p.m. in War Memorial Chapel and an open rehearsal with the BJU Symphony Orchestra Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 4 p.m. in Stratton Hall. Both events are open to the public.