Ji Young Lee is an accomplished musician with extensive experience as

both a solo pianist and a vocal coach. During the summer of 2007

and 2008, Ms. Lee was the coach of Chautauqua Institute voice program. In 2005-2006 she was on the faculty of the Hawaii Performing Arts festival, where she coached opera scenes and performed numerous concerts. Her performances include concerts at Carnegie Hall, Steinway Hall, Merkin Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and Peter Jay Sharp Theater

at Lincoln Center, where she performed in the gala concert

“Sing for Hope.”

Ms. Lee spent the summer of 2003 and 2004 as a coach for the San Francisco Opera Merola Program, coaching the casts of Don Pasquale,

The Rape of Lucretia, The Medium, Angelique, and playing harpsichord

in Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Ms. Lee has been the pianist for numerous Master Classes, including those of Marilyn Horne, Graham Johnson, Fedora Barbieri, Lauren Flanigan, Jane Eaglen, Tom Krause, Steven Blier, Licia Albanese, Robert Lloyd, Shirley Verrett and Stephen Lord. In 1999

and 2000, she received a fellowship to attend the Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara, CA, there, she played Rodelinda, Ariadne auf Naxos, and was the pianist winner for The 2000 Marilyn Horne Foundation Competition. Recently, she holds the position as a vocal coach at Manhattan School of Music and an adjunct faculty at NYU. Ms. Lee received her M.M. degree and Professional Studies certificate from The Juilliard School and Manhattan School of Music, respectively

Ji Young Lee, Pianist