Preparing Boys for Life
Michael Stairs Memorial Concert: David Kim
Centennial Hall
The inaugural Michael Stairs Memorial Concert will be held 7-8 p.m., with a brief reception following. This event is free and open to the public.

Violinist David Kim was named Concertmaster of The Philadelphia Orchestra in 1999. He started playing the violin at the age of three, began studies with the famed pedagogue Dorothy DeLay at the age of eight, and later received his bachelor's and master's degrees from The Juilliard School.

Highlights of Kim's 2018-19 season include serving on the faculty of the New York String Orchestra Seminar; appearing as soloist with The Philadelphia Orchestra; teaching/performance residencies and masterclasses at universities across the country; appearances as concertmaster of the All-Star Orchestra on PBS stations and online at the Kahn Academy; and a solo performance with the Westminster Choir.Additional information >