Dr. JooHyun Lee, Lecturer Piano/Collaborative Piano
A native of Seoul, Korea, Pianist JooHyun Lee earned a doctoral degree in Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music at the Eastman School of Music, where she studied with Jean Barr and solo piano with Nelita True as her minor field. Ms. Lee also received Masters degree at Eastman School of Music following her undergraduate degree studies in Piano Performance at Seoul National University.
She has enjoyed great success as a collaborative pianist, playing for major voice competitions in Korea, the United States, and Germany. During the years at Eastman, her honors include the Barr Award which is given to an outstanding graduating collaborative pianist, the excellence in accompanying, second prize in the Jessie Kneisel Lieder competition, Eastman’s prestigious Brooks Smith Fellowship in Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music, and the Barbara M.H Kőng Award given to a pianist who has a passion for working with singers. In addition to these collaborations, she also enjoys partnering instrumentalists: She was a staff pianist at Bowdoin International Music Festival, and participated in The Quartet Program where she performed with violinist Charles Castleman. She served as a staff pianist at Nazareth College and Eastman School of music for two years and she is currently a full time lecturer in piano/collaborative piano at Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
MSC 174 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
Personal Website: http://www.tamuk.edu/music
This page was last updated on: November 07, 2011