Fields of Study:
Baroque Violin, Musicology
Degrees and Studies:
B.M. with high distinction in Early Music from Indiana University
M.M. in Early Music from Indiana University
Period violinist Dongmyung Ahn is a performer, educator, and scholar, whose interests span from the twelfth to eighteenth centuries. She is a co-founder of Guido’s Ear, an ensemble that specializes in the music of the Renaissance and early Baroque eras. As a Baroque and Classical violinist, she has performed with the New York Collegium, Early Music New York, Clarion Music Society, Sebastian Chamber Players, Sinfonia New York, Concert Royal, Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity, and Joshua Rifkin’s Bach Ensemble. She has also played the rebec in the critically acclaimed production of The Play of Daniel at the Cloisters. A dedicated educator, she is the director of the Queens College Baroque Ensemble and the string instructor for the QC Baroque Opera Workshop. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in musicology at the Graduate Center, CUNY, where she was a recipient of the Chancellor’s Fellowship.