HyeWon Kim


Korean born New Zealander HyeWon Kim is a professional violinist who plays in major New Zealand orchestras as well as being a chamber musician, soloist and teacher.

HyeWon began her violin studies in Seoul at SunHwa Arts Conservatoire, continued her studies at the University of Auckland and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama/ City of London University under David Takeno obtaining a MMus degrees in violin performance.

While she was in the UK, she worked with BBC Philharmonic, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, the Halle Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, and Southbank Sinfonia Orchestras. Afterwards her journey continued to Japan, being a member of the Hyogo Performing Arts Orchestra.

Before coming to Wellington four years ago, HyeWon lived in Spain working as a member of the Orquesta Sinfonica de Castilla y Leon and the Orquesta de Cadaques, and is regularly invited to perform with them. She also was a member of UBS Verbier festival orchestra Switzerland, Schleswig-Holstein festival orchestra Germany and Pacific Music Festival orchestra Japan.

This week ...

Monday, 25 June

3.45pm - Project K Community Challenge
- RSSL Netball starts

Tuesday, 26 June

8.45am - Y13 SUS Trip
8.30am - World Cup Scholar Day

Wednesday, 27 June

8.30am - World Cup Scholar Day
3.30pm - Maori Achieve in A2
4.00pm - Project K Community Challenge
5.00pm - Kapa Haka in PAC
6.30pm - Board of Trustees Meeting in Library
- CSW Junior Badminton Champs

Thursday, 28 June

12.30pm - Y12 Classics Trip
1.45pm - Y13 Fashion & Design Trip
3.30pm - Study/Homework Club in Library
3.30pm - Big Sister Programme in C2
4.30pm - Poly Group Practice in PAC
7.00pm - Hutt Fest Dress Rehearsal in PAC

Friday, 29 June

8.30am - Y13 Chemistry Trip
8.45am - Y11 Life Skills Plunket Course

honeypot@spinningplanet.co.nz