Dorothy DeLay http://wrti.org en Philadelphia Orchestra Concertmaster David Kim http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-orchestra-concertmaster-david-kim-0 <p>Violinist David Kim was named Concertmaster of The Philadelphia Orchestra in 1999. Born in Carbondale, Illinois in 1963, Kim started playing the violin at the age of three, began studies with the famed pedagogue Dorothy DeLay at the age of eight, and later received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from The Juilliard School. In 1986 he was the only American violinist to win a prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow.</p> Sat, 24 Jan 2009 18:04:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2076 at http://wrti.org Philadelphia Orchestra Concertmaster David Kim