Alina Lim, cello
Concert Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 8pm; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Program: Beethoven Piano Trio op. 70, no. 1, "Ghost"; Murphy "Give Me Phoenix Wings to Fly"; Park Heem Piano Trio; Mendelssohn Piano Trio no. 1 in d minor, op. 49
Artists: The Allant Trio: Beth Nam, Piano; Anna Park, Violin; Alina Lim, Cello
Biography: Cellist Alina Lim is as versatile a chamber musician as she is a performer in solo and orchestral music. Ms. Lim has performed with The Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the National Repertory Orchestra, The Academy Symphony Orchestra of the Royal Conservatory of Music, and the Kitchener-Waterloo and Oshawa-Durham Youth Orchestras. Ms. Lim won various awards and scholarships through The Kiwanis Music Festival of the Greater Toronto Area and The Ontario Music Festivals Association. She was also a two-time winner at the national finals of The Canadian Music Competition. Ms. Lim has performed on the NPR show From the Top, where she received the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award. Ms. Lim began her cello studies with Joowon Kim at The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Canada and went on to continue her studies with David Hetherington. She is a graduate of The Juilliard School, where she studied with Richard Aaron in the accelerated Bachelor of Music/ Masters of Music program. Ms. Lim has also studied with Marcy Rosen at the Mannes College, The New School for Music.