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Jenny Kim is an instructor of French Horn at California State University, Long Beach-Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, Chapman University and Biola University. She is Principal Horn in the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra, Associate Principal in the Los Angeles Opera Orchestra, and Assistant Principal Horn with New West Symphony. As well, she performs frequently with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Pasadena Symphony and the Los Angeles Master Chorale. As a recording artist, she has worked on numerous motion pictures, including Star Wars Episode 7, Avatar,  Snow White and the Huntsman, the Ice Age films, The Adventures of TinTin and, well, quite a lot more!

Jenny received her Master of Music degee from the University of Southern California, and her Bachelor of Music and Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School of Music. She has won first prize in several prominent competitions, including the International Horn Society’s Jon Hawkins Award, and has soloed with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, playing Mozart’s Second Horn Concerto. Her principal teachers were Brian Drake, Peter Kurau, Richard Todd and James Decker.

Jenny likes to walk her dog Isabel when not performing, as well as knit, craft and enjoy movies.