Alice Yoo has performed extensively throughout the US and abroad as a
soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. She has collaborated
with distinguished artists, including Itzhak Perlman, Midori, Miriam
Fried, Kim Kashkashian, Dénes Várjon, Pamela Frank, and Donald
appearances include the Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute, Music@Menlo, Yellow
Barn, Caramoor Rising Stars, Perlman Music Program, and Open Chamber Music at
IMS Prussia Cove. As winner of the 2009 USC Concerto Competition, Alice
performed the Barber Cello Concerto with the USC Orchestra under the baton of
Jorge Mester. She has won top prizes in the Cleveland Cello Society,
Holland-America Music Society, Schadt International String, and Klein
International String competitions. Alice has performed in master classes
for distinguished artists, including Yo-Yo Ma, Steven Isserlis, Leon Fleisher,
György Kurtág, Boris Pergamenschikow, and Claude Frank.
of Bozeman, Montana, Alice earned a bachelor’s degree from the New England
Conservatory, studying with Paul Katz; a post-graduate diploma from the Royal
Northern College of Music; and a master’s degree from the University of
Southern California as a student of Ralph Kirshbaum. She is on the cello
faculty of the Bard College Conservatory of Music’s Preparatory Division. As
part of her Ensemble ACJW program, Alice teaches in Brooklyn at Edward R.
Murrow High School.