Miran Kim joined the first violin section of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in 2014. She has held positions in the Houston Symphony and the Grant Park Festival Orchestra. She performs each summer at the Lakes Area Festival in Minnesota, where she serves as Concertmaster for opera performances.
Kim attended The Juilliard School’s Pre-College Division under the tutelage of Hyo Kang and Catherine Cho. Kim studied at The Juilliard School and The Cleveland Institute of Music, both under the tutelage of Joel Smirnoff, and at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, studying with Cho-liang Lin, before she won her position in the Houston Symphony. Additional teachers include Benny Kim, Paul Kantor, Ida Kavafian, and Sylvia Rosenberg.