Yesong Sophie Lee in Recital, Violin
800 Bay Harbor Drive
Petoskey, MI 49770
“YESONG SOPHIE LEE PLAYS WITH AN INTENSE SOUND...HER SERIOUSNESS AND DENSITY OF EXPRESSION IS AMAZING…ONE IS ALMOST REMINDEDOF YEHUDI MENUHIN… A HUGE TALENT.” - KULTUR RADIO, BERLIN
Since winning First Prize at the 2016 Menuhin International Junior Violin Competition in London at the age of 12, Yesong Sophie Lee has played to rave reviews and enthusiastic audiences in both the United States and Europe. She has soloed with numerous orchestras including the London Philharmonia Orchestra, Berlin’s Konzerthaus Orchestra, the Suisse Romande, the Seattle Symphony, and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Her Detroit Symphony debut took place on the Center’s stage at the Grand Opening Gala in July 2018. She also performed Bach’s Double Concerto with Joshua Bell and the Richmond Symphony and gave a concert tour of the UK, where she played for Prince Charles. Ms. Lee began studying the violin at age 4 and her early achievements include winning First Prize at age 11 in the 2015 Music Teachers National Association Competition and making her solo debut with the Seattle Symphony at age 8.
Supported in part by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund.