Eun Young Lee

Eun Young Lee

Fellow: Awarded 2023
Field of Study: Music Composition

Competition: US & Canada

Composer Eun Young Lee has been lauded for her “imaginative use of distinctive sonorities,” (The Boston Musical Intelligencer) and writes music for a variety of instrumentations. She has worked with the New York New Music Ensemble, Pacifica Quartet, eighth blackbird, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, Gemini Ensemble, Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, dissonArt ensemble, Radius ensemble and ensemble mise-en, among other ensembles. She has received a number of awards, including first prize at the Tsang-Houei Hsu International Music Composition Competition in Taiwan. Her music has been featured on several CDs including recent releases – Nong by gamin, E Plurius Unum by Liza Stepanova, and From East to West by Sojung Lee Hong. Her compositions have also been selected for broadcasts on the European Broadcasting Union and the Korean Broadcasting System. She earned a PhD at the University of Chicago, and master’s degrees at Manhattan School of Music and Ewha Woman’s University. She has served on the faculty of the Boston Conservatory since 2014 as well as at Tufts University as a visiting professor in 2016-2017.

Photo Credit: Tracey Y. Kikut

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