Karen Kang is a Korean-Canadian cellist who has performed internationally as a soloist and as an avid chamber musician. She has performed and collaborated with some of the most distinguished musicians, including the Borromeo String Quartet, the Parker Quartet, Pinchas Zukerman, Natalia Gutman, Frans Helmerson, and Lynn Harrell. She is an alumnus of Ravinia-Steans Institute, the Banff Centre, and Internationale Sommerakademie Mozarteum Salzburg. In 2011, Kang resided in Hamburg, Germany, where she toured and performed as the cellist of the Saguaro Piano Trio. She now resides in Ottawa, where she performs regularly with the National Arts Centre Orchestra.