Hee-Soo Yoon

Hee-Soo Yoon, violin (Vancouver, Canada), began the violin at the age of 3. Today, she continues to share her passion through recitals and community engagement.

In addition to being a soloist, Hee-Soo most enjoys collaborating with fellow musicians. She has performed with members of the Borromeo and Cleveland String Quartets, and has coached with members of the Brentano, Miró, and Juilliard String Quartets. She is also passionate about performing new music and has worked with many living composers including Sofia Gubaidulina, Julian Anderson, and Andy Akiho. Most recently, she performed in the world premiere of the late Roger Tapping’s composition Reverberations for string quartet at last year's festival at Yellow Barn.

An alum of the New England Conservatory and Juilliard, she currently studies with Mayumi Seiler at the Glenn Gould School in Toronto. Her current partner in crime is a 2014 Douglas Cox copy of the “ex-Huberman” Stradivarius. Previous Yellow Barn musician (2021)