Born in Seoul, Korea, cellist Minah Choe began her studies at the age of eight. She graduated with a Bachelor of Music with First Class Honours from the Sydney Conservatorium after receiving scholarships throughout her studies. She was a full scholarship holder at the Australian National Academy of Music in 2002. In 2004 Minah received a master’s degree from the Indiana University Jacob’s School of Music under the guidance of Prof. Janos Starker and while continuing doctoral studies worked as his teaching assistant. In 2016 Minah graduated with a Doctor of Musical Arts from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, University of Sydney. Currently she works as a freelance cellist in major orchestras and performs widely in various chamber music concerts and recitals.
Minah has recorded with Wirripang: