with Young Professionals
GREAT LEARNING FOR EVERYONE
Welcome to Musical Moments music studio
Hello! We are a tag-team couple teaching in Mason, OH. Both professional pianists with doctoral degrees in piano performance, we have a passion for teaching as well as making music. We work so that the next generation can receive the highest quality and best results out of music education. Check out Dr. Kim’s most recent performance broadcasted in Korea, December, 2022.
Pianist Jaesung Kim is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music in piano performance. Dr. Kim has Bachelor and Master's degrees from Yonsei University, South Korea, and the Cleveland Institute of Music. He is experienced in teaching all age groups and levels of students since 2001.
Pianist Karen Kim has more than 10 years of teaching experience with young students. She received her Bachelor and Master's degrees in piano from the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music, where she taught classes such as applied piano, private lessons, and Pop Music with Lead Sheets. Ms. Kim is currently a doctoral candidate at Ohio State University in piano performance.
Violinist Cathy Chiu holds both Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in violin performance from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. She frequently performs with local ensembles, and since moving to Cincinnati in 2022, Ms. Chiu has been a member of the Richmond Symphony Orchestra of Indianapolis, the Queen City Opera Orchestra, and an acting member of the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Chiu has a strong background in and passion for violin teaching. As teaching assistant at John Hopkins she has taught a variety of student levels, and several of her students have since been accepted into local and competitive youth orchestras.
SERVICES FOR ALL
Results you can see
A weekly private lesson program and an annual recital
A group theory class 10 classes packages
2 lessons for every private lesson students Preparation for recitals and exams for advanced level students Musical activities for beginning level students
ABRSM and RCM Exams
Preparation for level-based certificate programs, where students prepare repertoire, technical requirements, and musicianship skills