Dodam Kim is a professional violinist and teacher in the Los Angeles area. She
started learning violin at the age of six in South Korea. Having moved to England
during middle school, she joined the junior symphony orchestra at the Royal College
of Music in London and continued her studies with Natalia Boyarsky. In 2002, she
moved to the United States and continued her pursuit of music by joining the
Colburn School of Music program. Having taught private lessons from the age of 16,
she developed a deep passion for teaching, which ultimately lead her to pursue her
career as a violin teacher.
She studied at UCLA under Guillaume Suture, receiving full scholarship and B.A in
Currently, Dodam teaches at her own violin studio, while also working at LA violin
shop as a teacher and sales representative.