The award winning Shea-Kim duo was formed in 2014 by husband and wife duo Brendan Shea and Yerin Kim. Since then, they have toured the world, performing in Belgium, Italy, Canada, South Korea, and the United States. Their most recent award was a gold medal at the Manhattan International Music Competition and was the only duo to ever win 1st at the Ackerman Chamber Music Competition. Their performances have been broadcasted on Klara Continuo in Belgium, PBC in Seoul, and WUFT Classic in the USA. Their debut performance in Seoul, South Korea was recorded live and published by Ark Studio. Their latest project, “The Sound and the Fury”, will be released in early 2020 by Blue Griffin records. The Shea-Kim duo also regularly appears at several notable music festivals, including the Annapolis Chamber Music Festival, the Anchorage Chamber Music Festival, the Harborfront Chamber Music Festival, and are co-founders and co-artistic directors of the Chamber Orchestra Intensive at Indiana University South Bend, and the Chamber Music in the Bend, South Bend, Indiana. The duo is actively involved in promoting chamber music to a broader community and audiences, and regularly perform sensory friendly concerts that provide high quality chamber music for individuals and families with autism. In addition to their performance activities, Brendan Shea teaches at Indiana University South Bend and Yerin Kim teaches at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana, teaching applied violin, piano, and chamber music.