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Vincent Koh, Music Director & Conductor

Vincent Koh was born in Kyoto, Japan by Korean parents. He graduated from the University of Hokkaido School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

He studied violin with K. Kitamoto, Y. Tohgi, R. Iwabuchi, and H. Nimura and performed with various chamber music ensembles, as well as being a member in the conservatory and professional orchestras. His teachers in the United States included Kevin Lawrence, and Margaret Pardee.

He assisted Dorothy DeLay as a translator for her classes at the Aspen Music School and spent many hours observing the teachings of the great Ivan Galamian at the Meadowmount School.

He founded the Lake George Chamber Orchestra, where he served as a soloist and concertmaster before taking on the role of conductor.  He has studied conducting with E. Navega, M. Kaplow, and K. Kiesler.  Currently, Dr. Koh is working with Hynek Farkac of the Prague Conservoitre and has conducted the Prague Virtuosi on his recommendation.


World Civic Administration

General Manager              Ayree Koh

Assistant Manager           Dayna Blake

Website Design              Albert Solano

Executive Committee Board of Directors

President                 Mr. Tomo Matsuo

Vice President         Ms. Maggie Stein

Secretary                 Ms. Ayree Koh

Treasurer               Mrs. Milly Koh

Board Member     Mr. Benjamin Axelrod

Board Member    Mr. Andrew Wolinsky