Yuri Namkung (USA)


2001 Competition Semi-finalist



The first notes were enough to make any listener sit up, so mature were her sound and phrasing… her highest tones were true, her runs impeccable, her vibrato was warm and sympathetic. She also played with feeling.”

-Seattle Post-Intelligencer


Musical Education

The Juilliard School, Columbia University, New England Conservatory

Principal Teachers

Miriam Fried, Donald Weilerstein, Cho-liang Lin, Dorothy Delay


Chamber music coach- Juilliard Pre-college; Instructor of Violin- Interlochen Arts Academy (2010-2013); Instructor of Violin- University of Alabama School of Music (2009-2010); Artistic Director- Festival de Intercambio de Musica Clasica, Panama Jazz Productions/Fundacion Danilo; Director of Classical Music department at Panama Jazz Festival