Minjoo Kim is a 15 year old sophomore attending Cypress Ridge High School, who has been playing the violin since 5th grade. She currently plays in her school’s Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Christopher Mustell and Catherine Walker. Receiving 1st Division ratings for all of her solos for UIL Solo and Ensemble since 6th grade, she also has experience with Region Orchestra, and State Solo and Ensemble. Minjoo is active in extracurricular activities at her school, such as Key Club, Student Council, Debate club, and more. She is also participating with the Houston Youth Symphony this year. One of her favorite classical pieces is the 4th movement of Mendelssohn’s “Scottish Symphony”, Symphony no. 3 in A minor.