Mijin Choi holds a Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of Minnesota, in Collaborative Piano and Coaching, a Master of Music from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, with emphasis on Vocal Accompanying, and a Bachelor of Music in Piano from Kyung Hee University. Her work as an educator has included faculty and pianist/vocal coach appointments at SUNY Binghamton and the University of Connecticut, University of Massachusetts and South Shore Conservatory. Summer festival work has included Boston University Tanglewood Institute, Fargo-Moorhead Opera, La Musica Lirica in Italy, and Franco-American Vocal Academy in France.
Mijin Choi is a versatile pianist, vocal coach, songwriter/arranger and church musician, with more than a decade of experience working in the field of vocal, instrumental and sacred music. This includes having worked as a pianist and vocal coach in recitals, operas and opera scenes productions throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Choi served as the conductor for SUNY Binghamton's production of Pinocchio in 2018. Mijin has been the music director at Union Church in Waban since 2021.