A BIT ABOUT ME
Born in South Korea, Lina was adopted at five months old by a Jewish family in Rochester, NY. She began violin studies at the age of five, starting with the Suzuki Method.
As a child, Lina won many awards and competitions, performing often as a soloist.
Lina studied with renowned violin teachers and world-class performers. She was in the studio of Mikhail Kopelman at one of the top music conservatories in the country, Eastman School of Music.
Lina now lives in Pittsburgh, PA, and enjoys teaching violin as well as playing in musicals, weddings, and symphony orchestra concerts. She has an ear for improvising and likes to have fun experimenting with popular music and jazz.