Symphony Irvine

Won Jae Warren Kim, singer and conductor, studied with Andrew White, William McGraw, Gerhard Samuel, and Dr. Elmar Thomas at College Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, Ohio and with Gianni Raimondi in Bologna, Italy.

As a soloist, Mr. Kim has sung with numerous opera companies and has performed major choral works throughout United States, Europe, and Asia. He also appeared as a soloist on the nationally televised Race Awareness Concert in the United States.

As a conductor, Mr. Kim is the artistic director and music director of the California Philharmonic Society, the California Master Chorale, the Chicago Chamber Chorale, the New Conservatory Orchestra, the Chicago Calvary Orchestra, and the Good Shepherd Church in Chino Hills.

Mr. Kim is also currently working as president of the Korean Church Music Association of Southern California