Competitions & Awards
2015 Bösendorfer USASU International Piano Competition, Second Prize and Yehuda Meir memorial award for the most outstanding artistic performance of an étude of Chopin
2014: Hilton Head International Piano Competition, Third Prize
2011: ARD International Music Competition (Munich), Alice Rosnet Prize for Bartók interpretation; Bärenreiter Urtext Prize
EunAe Lee began formal piano study at age 9, and from a young age dreamed of becoming a concert pianist. She was born in Seoul, Korea, and moved to the United States in 2004. As a winner of the Karlfied Normann Scholarship Competition, Ms. Lee received a full scholarship to Juilliard Pre-college. Ms. Lee later received the L.& M. Burle Scholarship, William Petschek Scholarship, Susan W. Rose Piano Fellowship, G. G. Ulmer Memorial Scholarship, Joseph Louis Spencer & Zylpha Allen Spencer Scholarship, and Alice D. Netter Scholarship at the Juilliard School, where she was one of a select few students who enrolled in Juilliard’s prestigious five-year accelerated Bachelor’s and Master’s degree program.
Performance highlights include solo and chamber appearances in Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage, Merkin Hall, Flushing Town Hall, and the Mannes Concert Hall, amongst others.