artist statements



The New York Times has praised flautist Beomjae Kim’s playing for its “memorable eloquence.” Beomjae has appeared in various concerts at Carnegie’s Zankel Hall, Weill Recital Hall and Stern Auditorium, Lincoln Center, (le) Poisson Rouge, National Sawdust, Trinity Wall Street, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Kimmel Center for Performing Arts and the Seoul Arts Center. His performances have been broadcasted live on New York City’s WQXR, Chicago’s WFMT and Medici TV.

Beomjae is an alumnus of Ensemble Connect (formerly known as Ensemble ACJW) – a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School and Weill Music Institute. As an orchestral musician, he has been a guest performer with the New York Philharmonic, and Korean Symphony Orchestra.

Beomjae has given solo and chamber music masterclasses at the Manhattan School of Music, Stony Brook University, and Skidmore College. Starting from the fall of 2019, he is on the faculty in flute performance at JCC Thurnauer School of Music in New Jersey.

Beomjae holds a bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College, a master’s degree and the prestigious Artist Diploma from the Manhattan School of Music. His primary mentors include Michel Debost, Robert Langevin, Michael Parloff, and Linda Chesis.

Beomjae is represented by Astral Artists (Philadelphia, PA)

Photographer: Ryan Brandenberg