Nagyeom Jang, a 17 year old cellist originally from South Korea, studies with Minhye Clara Kim at The Juilliard School Pre-College Division. In 2010, at 8 years of age, Nagyeom won the grand prize at Little Mozart Competition and was subsequently invited to perform at Mirabelle Palace in Salzburg, Austria with Salzburg Chamber Orchestra. Nagyeom performed as a soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra in 2011 and 2014, received the second prize award from Karl Davidoff Cello Competition in 2016, and won the special prize of the 9th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians. Nagyeom also received first prize awards from New York Music Competition, International Grand Music Competition, and 2019 Bravura Philharmonic Competition. Nagyeom has performed at venues such as Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall, Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center, Concert Hall in Seoul Arts Center, Morse Hall, Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Alice Tully Hall, and Kumho Art Hall. Nagyeom has studied with Myung-Wha Chung and Hyung-Won Chang, and has participated in master classes with David Geringas, Arto Noras, and Kirill Rodinkt. Her summer teachers include Jian Wang, Hans Jorgen Jensen, Laurence Lesser, Luis Claret, and Vladmir Balshin. She had her Rising Stars recital in 2016 at Great Mountains Music Festival and School in Pyeongchang, South Korea.