Youming Chen Appointed to Chicago Symphony Orchestra


The Conservatory is pleased to announce that alumnus Youming Chen, DMA, viola performance, 2014, who is a member of the Kansas City Symphony, has been appointed to the viola section of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Riccardo Muti.  

Youming studied at the UMKC Conservatory with violist Scott Lee, has a BM from the University of Michigan, a professional diploma from Mannes College of Music, and an MM from Juilliard.

Read the CSO's press release here.

Congratulations, Youming!

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949