About Katherine Yoon
Katherine was born in South Korea and started piano when she was 6 years old. Since then piano has became her love and passion. At the age of 10, she also started violin. She attended the missionary school . As an accompanist of the missionary choirs, she performed at military bases, churches, broadcasting stations, and schools. She found that music greatly influences in our lives.
She won The Chung Book Art Festivals four times and won a four year scholarship for College. She studied with professor MungWoon Shin ,HeeJuShin at YonSei University, Seoul, S.Korea. Also started piano teaching. Majored in Piano Performance (BM)and played as a soloist,teacher,and accompanist.
After moving to USA and Settling in Orlando, she continued studying with Dr. Gloria Cook at Rollins College in WinterPark Florida. As a performer,she pursues to shape her sound and own style , but , as a teacher , she felt responsibility. So , she took classes in Master of Arts in Teaching at Rollins College . She feels obligation to pass the joy of creating own music and expressing own mind and the value of diligence of practice to the next generations. She teaches all levels and ages.
She is a pianist at Orlando Korean United Methodist Church in Winter Park and has passion for painting and cooking.