Violinist Sunmi Chang has performed to wide acclaim throughout North America and Europe as a soloist and chamber musician. She studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School in England and at the Hanns Eisler Musikhochschule in Berlin with Prof. Eberhard Feltz. Chang won first prize at the Plowman Chamber Music Competition, and was invited to take part in the Rising Stars Series at Caramoor, Music@Menlo and Chamber Music Northwest. She completed her studies with Peter Oundjian and Ani Kavafian in 2009 at Yale University. She performed as a tenured violinist with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra from 2009 to 2015. She is the founder and artistic director of Summit Chamber Music Series and is the violin professor at the University of Oregon.