Born and raised in South Korea, Ms. Jinhee Lim started playing piano at an early age of five. Graduating from Kyung Hee University of Seoul with a Bachelor of Music, Ms. Lim continued her piano studies in Europe. She received her Master of Music from Staatliche Hochschule fur Musik Stuttgart, Germany. She also received her Cycle de Specialization of Piano in Conservatoire de Strasbourg, France. She then moved to the United States to obtain her Master’s Degree in Christian Counseling from Washington University of Virginia. Ms. Lim is currently pursuing her Doctors Degree at George Mason University under the study of Dr. Linda Monson.
Ms. Lim has performed and taught in various countries around the world such as South Korea, Germany, France, Italy, and United States. In 2013, Ms. Lim presented many performances in France, one of which she performed with the Concert Choir, Frattola, in Anduze France. Many of her awards include Third Prize in the 20th International Competition per Giobani Musiciti in Barletta Italy 2011, Frist Prize in the International Concours de piano de Brest in Brest France 2012, Second Prize in the International Concours Musical de France in Paris France 2012, and Third Prize in the Baltimore International Festival Competition in Baltimore 2017.
With a passion for piano teaching, Ms. Lim enjoys working with students of all ages of all levels. She is also very fluent in many languages such as Korean, French, German, and English.