Slant’d x The Lincoln Center Young Patrons: Interview with K-Factor Concertmaster, Doori Na

This summer, the Lincoln Center Young Patrons will bring K-Factor, a genre-bending orchestral concert that explores the radical innovations in Korean popular music over the past century, to New York’s cultural stage. We sat down with concertmaster Doori Na to discuss his Korean American upbringing, what draws him to K-Factor, and the future of the classical music world.


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Slant’d x The Lincoln Center Young Patrons: Interview with K-Factor Conductor, Yuga Cohler

This summer, the Lincoln Center Young Patrons will bring K-Factor, a genre-bending orchestral concert that explores the radical innovations in Korean popular music over the past century, to New York’s cultural stage. First up, we had the pleasure and honor to sit down with Yuga Cohler—the conductor behind K-Factor, creator of Yeethoven, and half-Japanese cultural innovator with an aversion to categorization.

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What's Your Story: Growing Up Queer and Asian

On the first day of first grade, I came home and excitedly told my sister that I had a crush on a male classmate. I don’t actually remember coming out to my sister at six years old (though present day David is quite proud of the fact), but my sister recently recounted the story.

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