COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

Photo of Dr. Yunjung Lee

Dr. Yunjung Lee

Adjunct Instructor of Strings

Department: School of Music

Phone: 318.257.5473

Email: ylee@latech.edu

Office: HC 329

Address: P.O. Box 3144

Ruston, LA 71272

Violinist Dr. Yunjung Lee is an active performer, she appeared as a soloist with many orchestras, such as Greece Symphony Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic, Korean Symphony Orchestra, and many others, as well as in international music festivals participating in the Music Academy of the West, the Brevard Music Festival, the Orford Art Center, and the International Chamber Orchestra of Puerto Rico.

Dr. Lee was the first Artist-in-Residence at Valley Manor, senior living facility in Rochester, NY, a position which she was selected by both the Eastman School of Music and Valley Manor. In 2018, she has also appeared as a speaker/performer in ‘The Sound of Connection,” a presentation of TEDxRochester series of events.

Prior to joining the faculty of the Louisiana Tech University School of Music, Dr. Lee taught at Drake University, at the Eastman School of Music, and at the University of Rochester. She has instructed violin and viola, as well as chamber music ensembles.

Lee earned her Bachelor, Masters, and Doctoral degrees in violin performance at the Eastman School of Music, where she studied with Zvi Zeitlin and Federico Agostini. Besides her strong interest in broadening her solo violin repertoire, she is an enthusiastic chamber musician, and is passionate about teaching.

Education:
B.M., Applied Music (Violin Performance), Eastman School of Music, 2013
M.M., Performance and Literature (Violin Performance), Eastman School of Music, 2015
D.M.A., Performance and Literature (Violin Performance), Eastman School of Music, 2019

Focus Area(s):
Violin
Viola
Chamber Ensemble