Jaewon has been playing the cello since she was 8 years old. Since her formative years, she has already proven her performance to famous teachers. She was studying with professor Qin Li-Wei during her undergraduate and she is currently studying master program with Professor Fred Sherry at Juilliard school. She has achieved 1st prize in the Seoul Music Competition, Han Ye Music Competition, Seoul Chamber Music Society Competition, and the winner of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Competition.
As a well-prepared performer, she has a lot of interest in playing and aims to consistently communicate with audiences. She has a wide range of repertoire at her disposal, not just solo pieces, but chamber music as well. She was an active performer at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory by building her strong musical background. She will continue to perform at Juilliard, and she is now looking to grow more as a professional cellist.