Originally from Los Angeles, California, Mina Hong holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of Southern California. Currently, she is pursuing her Master of Music at the University of Michigan under the tutelage of David Halen. Her former teachers include Margaret Batjer and Danielle Belen. She has attended both the Aspen Music Festival and the Great Mountains Music Festival. Recent engagements included a collaboration with violinist, James Ehnes, at the Colburn School.