Young Guitarist Competition
Noah Kim, 16, was born in the United States. He studies at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music with Scott Tennant. Among his awards are first prize at the 2011 American String Teachers Association National Solo Competition, third place at the 2010 Guitar Foundation of America VI International Youth Competition, junior division, and grand prize at the 2007 Pacific Guitar Festival, among other regional competitions and scholarships. Kim performed on the NPR show From the Top in 2011 and was a soloist and ensemble member at the Loyola Marymount University Guitar Festival. He currently resides in Pasadena, California.