Chi Gook Kim

How I Navigate an Inaccessible World as a Blind Musician

Chi Gook Kim

Talk: How I Navigate an Inaccessible World as a Blind Musician

Chi Gook Kim, the first blind professor at Berklee College of Music, founded Berklee's assistive music technology program to ensure visually impaired students have the same opportunities on campus and in the music industry as their sighted peers. In this talk, Professor Kim discusses his experiences as a music student and professor, accessibility technology for musicians, and his experiences writing scores for film.

Chi Gook Kim

Chi Gook Kim, alumnus and Associate professor of Music Therapy at Berklee College of Music, founded the assistive music technology program to fully integrate blind students into the Berklee experience. Through assistive music technology, Professor Kim works to ensure students with visual impairments have the same opportunities as their sighted peers on campus and in the music industry when they graduate.