Hae-Jin Kim


Hey Gin Kim

Describe your role with Portland Opera

Section violin (extended core)/ 8 years

What music/book/movie/show/poem/place/moment is currently inspiring you?

Phantom Singer season 3 from Korean TV broadcasting

Watching YouTube videos on violin concertos by different players around world

When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Doctor or musician

What has your favorite quarantine activity been?

Gardening crops / cooking

What is your favorite Portland Opera memory?

The first rehearsal playing with the opera orchestra. It was the first rehearsal which I got involved in playing after 10 years of break. I was so excited to be part of the group and had so much fun making music with great musicians which I missed so much!


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