Cindy Jihyun Lee

Started playing piano at age 5 and placed in Korean News Daily Competition at the age of 9. Went through one of the most prestigious music education routes from Junior High to Post-graduate studies with scholarship and dean's award.

As a solo pianist, accompanying pianist (chamber music) and as a composer, Cindy Lee combines her performance experiences as a solo or as an accompanying pianist with her strong academic understanding of music as a composer into her teachings.

Performed various recitals and chamber music performances at prestigious concert halls in the US and Korea including the Carnegie Hall, KBS Hall, and the Seoul Arts Center. Performed with Prime Philharmonic orchestra in 2008.

She has been teaching musicians from kindergarten to graduate school students from her personal private studio and at many conservatories and universities in NYC and Seoul Korea.

Author of "Accompanying Literature of Pianists" 2011 - (Korean, used as a College textbook)

37.5549479, -122.2710602

Foster City, CA (94404)

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Cindy Lee
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2006 - 2011: Taught piano, accompanying piano, and harmonics in Korea: at Myunggi Conservatory, Jangwon University, Kyungwon University, Mokwon University.
2006-2011: Chief Accompanist, Seoul Grand Opera
2005 - 2006: Piano Teaching Staff at Musika Music School (NYC)
2002 - 2006: Accompanying, Coaching Staff at Manhattan School of Music (NYC)

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Age Ranges:
Middle School
High School
Age 5 and up

Master of Music Accompanying Piano, Manhattan School of Music (NYC)
Bachelor of Music Music Composition, Yeonsei University (Seoul, Korea)
Piano, Sunhwa Art High School (Seoul, Korea)
Piano, Sunhwa Art Junior High School (Seoul, Korea)

Years Teaching:
17 years
Lesson Rate:
$50/30 mins, $70/45 mins, $88/60 minutes
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