I'm David Kim, concertmaster of the Philadelphia Orchestra. In October, I’ll get to perform in front of a live audience alongside principal players from the LA Phil, NY Phil, Met Opera and more in what will be the West Coast’s first major orchestr...
Edit: I have to run, but this was a blast! Will do my best to come back and answer some more later. In the meantime, please come see me perform! October 17-24 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in San Diego. Visit mainlymozart.org/festival-orchestra for tickets!
Hey Reddit! Excited for my first AMA. This is David Kim, Concertmaster (first violin) of the Philadelphia Orchestra. I’m also a graduate of Juilliard and teach/hold master classes at numerous universities as well as the Khan Academy online. I also love golf!
Between October 17-24, I will be performing a series of five drive-in concerts with the Mainly Mozart All-Star Festival Orchestra in San Diego. On July 11, Mainly Mozart put on the first live classical concert in the U.S. in front of a live audience since quarantine began. It's one of the largest gatherings of concertmasters and principal players in the country.
Mainly Mozart's founder Nancy Laturno will also be on to answer any questions pertaining to logistics that may arise.
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