Faculty

Jiji Kim

Jiji Kim

Applauded by the Calgary Herald as “…talented, sensitive…brilliant.” JIJI is an adventurous artist known for her virtuosic performances that feature a diverse selection of music, ranging from traditional and contemporary classical to free improvisation, played on both acoustic and electric guitar. Through her impeccable musicianship, compelling stage presence, and constant premieres of new musical works, JIJI’s intriguing programming solidifies her reputation as a 21st century guitarist. The Washington Post selected JIJI as “one of the 21 composers/performers who sound like tomorrow.”

Recent highlights encompass a wide array of venues, including: Lincoln Center, David Geffen Hall, Zankel Hall/Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall, 92nd Street “Y”, Moss Arts Center, Green Music Center, National Art Gallery, National Sawdust, Miller Theater, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, and Purdue Convocations.