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Terry Lim

Terry Lim

Described as “imaginative and magical”, Terry Lim is a multifaceted flutist known for musical risk taking and brilliant artistry. He received his Bachelor of Music degree with an international soloist, Lorna Mcghee, at the University of British Columbia. He was also a former faculty member at the UBC Summer Music Institute and New York University. Terry has performed in various music festivals and concert series across North America, including Ottawa International Chamberfest, Stratford Summer Music, Toronto Summer Music Festival, Banff Centre, Redshift Society, Music on Main, New Music Edmonton and Pierre Monteux. He also has been heard on the radio and in concert halls throughout the United States, Canada and Asia, performing at the Chan Center, Kimmel Center, Carnegia Hall, DiMenna Center, Alice Tully Hall, and Merkin Hall. As an energetic proponent for chamber and contemporary music, Terry has created a dynamic force in the music world highly regarded for his music concerts of various styles and genres. He has worked closely with numerous composers and has given several world premieres. Terry is also a member of Toronto-based ensembles, Thin Edge New Music Collective and Charm of Finches. Besides performing, he maintains a private flute studio, delivering weekly solo and chamber music lessons, adjudicates festivals across Canada and appears as guest speaker in university classroom and festival panels. Terry is also the artistic director and general manager of the Caledon Music Festival. Terry is an International Artist for Trevor James Flutes and Beaumont Music.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Flute

Spoken languages

  • English
  • Korean

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • At own home
  • At own studio
  • At student home
  • Online


  • 2012 - Master of Music Flute Performance - New York University
  • 2008 - Bachelor of Music Flute Performance - University of British Columbia


  • 20 Vanayley Street Apt 708 (Home) @ 20 Vanauley Street Apt 708, Toronto ON, CA, M5T 2H4
  • Terry Lim Flute Studio @ Queen and Spadina, Toronto ON, CA, M5T 2H4