Artist Bio

Kristin Lee, violin

An Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient and a top prize winner of the Walter W. Naumburg Competition, Kristin Lee is a violinist of remarkable versatility and impeccable technique. Lee is the Artistic Director of Emerald City Music in Seattle and Assistant Professor of Violin at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. Lee has soloed with the Philadelphia Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, and Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and has performed at Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, and the Kennedy Center. She is an Artist of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Lee holds a master’s degree from the Juilliard School, where she studied with Itzhak Perlman and Donald Weilerstein.