2019-20 Season

September 6-8, 2019

Noree Chamber Soloists
Portsmouth Music Festival 2019
South Church, Portsmouth, NH
Kristina Bachrach, soprano | Yoon Lee, piano | Francesca dePasquale,
Amelia Dietrich, YuEun Kim, violins | Bethany Hargreaves, viola | YiQun Xu, cello

Schubert Shepherd on the Rock
Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor
Bartok Rhapsody No. 1

Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 8PM

The Juilliard School, Paul Recital Hall

Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Cello Sonata No. 4 in C Major
Shostakovich Cello Sonata

Sunday, September 29, 2019, 7PM

String Masters Series
Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music

Bela Horvath, violin | Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major
Brahms Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor
Bolcom Graceful Rag Variations for Violin and Piano

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6PM

Benefit Concert at Schlesinger Concert Hall, Washington D.C.
Amy Oh, violin | SungJin Lee, viola | James Kim, cello
Lizzie Burns, bass | Yoon Lee, piano

Schubert Piano Quintet, “Trout”
Chopin Introduction and Polonaise
Dvorak Piano Trio, “Dumky”

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 4PM

All Beethoven— Beethoven 250 Years
St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church
157 Montague Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
Metro Chamber Orchestra

Yoon Lee, soloist

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor” (Tickets here)

Friday, November 1, 2019, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert I. Death and Wonder
National Opera Center, Domingo Hall
330 7th Avenue, NYC

Bela Horvath, Geneva Lewis, Jennifer Liu, violins
Charles Galante, viola | James Kim, YiQun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2 (Tickets here)

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Recording Session with PARMA Recording LLC.
Oktaven Studio

Thomas Mesa, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

George Holloway Novella

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert II. Concerto Fest 2019
National Opera Center, Domingo Hall
330 7th Avenue, NYC

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in D Minor (Francesca dePasquale, soloist)
Haydn Cello Concerto in D Major (Yi Qun Xu, soloist)
Stamitz Viola Concerto in D Major (Sung Jin Lee, soloist)

Tickets here

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Gnarly Recital
National Sawdust, 80 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Lucy Shelton, soprano
Robert Fleitz, Jeremy Gill, Yoon Lee, Sophiko Simsive | piano

Rochberg 11 Songs
Crawford Chinaman, Laundryman
Stravinsky The Owl and the Pussy-cat

Saturday, December 21, 2019, 11AM

Student Recital
Steinway Hall, NYC

Featuring star students of Dr. Yoon Lee
(Yoon is a proud teacher)

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert III. Love and Scandal
National Opera Center, Domingo Hall
330 7th Avenue, NYC

Franck Piano Quintet in F Minor

Tickets here

Saturday, March 7, 2020

International Woman’s Day—Celebrating Female Composer
Theater at Winchester Cultural Center, Las Vegas

Jihyun Cindy Lee, Yoon Lee | Piano

Chaminade Le Matin
Chaminade Le Soir

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Recording Session with PARMA Recording LLC.
Oktaven Studio

Thomas Mesa, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Jonathan Chenette Elegy and Affirmation

Thursday, March 18, 2020, 7:30PM

Album Release Concert
DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018

Thomas Mesa, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Jonathan Chenette Elegy and Affirmation
George Holloway Novella

Friday, May 29, 2020, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert IV. Ludwig’s Legacy
National Opera Center, Domingo Hall
330 7th Avenue, NYC

Catherine Cho, Francesca dePasquale, violin
Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Amy Beach Romance for Violin and Piano, Opus 23
Brahms Piano Trio No. 2 in C Major

Tickets here

Sunday, May 31, 2020, 4PM

Chestnut Hill Concerts
Essex Meadows Hamilton Hall
30 Bokum Road Essex, CT 06426

Stephanie Zyzak, violin | Bethany Hargreaves, viola
Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Monday, June 1, 2020

Chestnut Hill Concerts
Outreach Concerts at Old Saybrook Schools

Stephanie Zyzak, violin | Bethany Hargreaves, viola
Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Sunday, June 28 - Sunday, August 9

Heifetz International Music Institute

Piano Faculty

2018-19 Season

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:00PM

Concert at United Nation NY Headqaurter
Vietnam Connection Music Festival
Chuong Vu, Bui Cong Duy, violins | Yoon Lee, piano

This event has been cancelled due to the sudden passing of the late Vietnamese President.

F. Kreisler Tempo di Minuette
F. Kreisler Schon Rosmarin
F. Kreisler Liebesfreud
M. Ponce Estrelita
A. Vivaldi Presto
G. Kern - I. Frolov Smokes Gets in Your Eyes
I. Frolov Divertimento

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 12PM

The Core Ensemble “Tres Vidas”
West Valley College, Saratoga, CA
Rosa Rodriguez, singer/actress | Julia Henderson, cello
Michael Parola, percussion | Yoon Lee, piano

“Tres Vidas”

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 12PM

The Core Ensemble
Masterclass at West Valley College, Saratoga, CA

Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert Series I: American Romantics
Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center
Lucy Shelton, soprano | Harriet Langley, violin
Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Charles Ives Sunrise
Roy Harris Abraham Lincoln Walks in Midnight
Ruth Crowford Seeger Chinaman, Laundryman

$25 General  |  www.noree.org

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 7PM

Love Concert
Saint Fracisco Cathediral, NYC
James Kim, cello | Yoon Lee, piano
Hye Jo Yang, piano | Yoon Lee, piano

Bartok Hungarian Dances
Liszt Hungarian Rhapsodie No. 2

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Judge: Manhattan School of Music
Piano Concerto Competition (Precollege)

Sunday, February 2, 2019, 8:30PM

Recital
The Juilliard School, Paul Hall
Jisoo Choi, violin | Yoon Lee, piano

Mozart Rondo
Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Major

Thursday, February 7, 2019, 7:30PM

The Core Ensemble
Miss Hall’s School, Pittsfield, MA
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert Series II: Music From Vienna
Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center
Timothy Eddy, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven 7 Variations on 'Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen', WoO 46

$25 General  |  www.noree.org

Sunday, February 24, 2019, 7PM

Vibrant Song with Lucy Shelton and Friends
Merkin Hall, NYC

Lucy Shelton, soprano | Yoon Lee, piano

OLIVER KNUSSEN  Whitman Settings

$20-30  |  www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org

Monday, February 25, 2019, 7:30PM

The Core Ensemble
Montgomery County College, Whitpain, PA
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Rose Bart, cello
Michael Parola, percussion | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 11 AM

The Core Ensemble “Ain’t I a Woman”
Davidson County College, Thomasville, NC
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Rose Bart, cello
Michael Parola, percussion | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 7:30 PM

The Core Ensemble “Ain’t I a Woman”
Meredith College, Raleigh, NC
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Rose Bart, cello
Michael Parola, percussion | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 7:30 PM

The Core Ensemble “Ain’t I a Woman”
Elizabeth City State University, Elizabeth, NC
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Judge: 2019 Young Musicians Festival
Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 4PM

Recital
The Juilliard School, Paul Hall
Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Brahms Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major
Prokofiev Cello Sonata

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 12PM

Recital
The Juilliard School, Paul Hall
Sami Lee, double bass | Yoon Lee, piano

koussevitzky bass concerto

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Judge: 2019 Young Musicians Festival
Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT

Monday, March 25, 2019, 7 PM

The Core Ensemble “Ain’t I a Woman”
Coahoma Community College, Clarksdale, MS
Shinnerrie Jackson, singer/actress | Julia Handerson, cello
Michael Parola, percussion | Yoon Lee, piano

“Ain’t I a Woman”

Sunday, April 1, 2019, 3:00PM

Musicians from Noree Chamber Soloists
The Dance Hall, Kittery, ME

Stella Chen, violin | Bethany Hargreaves, viola
YiQun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Schumann Piano Quartet in E-flat Major

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 7:30PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert Series III: Romantic Gems
Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center

Inmo Yang, violin | Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Schumann Piano Trio No. 2 in F Major

$25 General  |  www.noree.org

June 27 - August 10, 2019

Heifetz International Piano Institute
Piano Faculty

www.heifetzinstitute.org

2017-18 Season

Sunday, April 1, 2018, 8PM

Miller Recital Hall, Manhattan School of Music

Doctor of Musical Arts Lecture-Recital

The Piano and Fixed Electronic Media: A Chronological Survey from its Birth to the Present

Mario Davidovsky Synchronism No. 6

James Mobberley Caution to the Winds

JacobTV Body of Your Dreams

 

 

Monday, April 9, 2018, 11:00AM

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Master Classes

Rose Building, Lincoln Center 

Noree Piano Trio 

 

 

Thursday, April 12, 2018, 7:00PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert Series III: The Viola Sings

Mozart Piano Concerto in A Major, K. 488 (soloist)

$20 General  |  www.noree.org

Church of Blessed Sacrament, NYC

 

 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 1PM

Alice Tully Hall of Lincoln Center Master Classes

Wednesday at One

Noree Piano Trio

Dvorak Piano Trio No. 4, "Dumky"

 

 

Friday, April 27, 2018, 6:00PM

Honor's Piano Trio at Juilliard

Wilson Theatre, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center 

Noree Piano Trio 

Alex Burtzos The Tiger and Bear

(World Premiere, Presented with dancers of Noree Performing Arts)

 

 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

WQXR Midday Masterpieces (Live Broadcast & Live Stream)

The Greene Space, NYC

Noree Piano Trio 

Beethoven Piano Trio in B-flat Major, "Archduke"

Dvorak Piano Trio No.4, "Dumky"

 

 

Thursday, May 25, 2018, 7:00PM

Noree Chamber Soloists NYC Concert Series IV: Season Finale

$20 General  |  www.noree.org

Church of Blessed Sacrament, NYC

 

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3 in E-flat Major

Catherine Cho, violin | Yoon Lee, piano

 

Faure Piano Quartet No. 2 in F Minor

Francesca dePasquale, violin | Roger Tapping, viola | Yi Qun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano 

 

 

2017-18 Season

Saturday, September 9, 2017, 7PM

Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 in F Minor

Beethoven Piano Trio Opus 1 No.1

Traveling Sounds Ensemble Festival 2017

South Church, Portsmouth, NH

 

Friday, September 8, 2017, 7PM

Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 in F Minor

Traveling Sounds Ensemble Festival 2017

South Church, Portsmouth, NH

 

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 7PM

Traveling Sounds NYC Series Opening

$20 General  |  www.travelingsounds.org

Church of Blessed Sacrament, NYC

Jonathan Feldman, Yoon Lee piano

Poulenc Piano Sonata for Four-Hand

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 6:00PM

Liederabend

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Jessica Niles, Soprano|  Yoon Lee, piano

Rachmaninoff Songs Opus 38

 

Friday, October 20, 2017, 4:00PM

Honor's Piano Trio Concert

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Noree Piano Trio

Carter Coleman, violin | YiQun Xu, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Piano Trio Opus 70 No.2 

 

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 6:00PM

Sonatenaben

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Max Tan, violin  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major 

 

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 7:30PM

Playscape 2017: Dance & Music by NOREE Performing Arts

The Manhattan Movement Arts Center (MMAC)

$18 General Admission  |  www.noreearts.info

Noree Piano Trio performs Piazzolla's Tango

New Works by Alex Bertzos 

 

Sunday, November 5, 2017, 3:00PM

Cayoga Orchestra Chamber Music Series

Beethoven Piano Trio Opus 1 No.1 

 

Sunday, November 19, 2017, 3:30PM

Scandinavia House, Violin and Piano Recital

Wei Lu, violin |  Yoon Lee, piano

Ravel Violin Sonata

Franck Violin Sonata

 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 8:00PM

Collaborative Piano Recital

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Max Tan, violin  |  Ma Zhi, violin

Jessica Niles, Soprano | Katheryn Henry, Soprano | Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major, Britten "On This Island"

Leoš Janáček Violin Sonata, Rachmaninoff Songs Opus 38

 

Monday, December 11, 2017, 7:00PM

Violin and Piano Duo Recital

Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, Japan 

Laurie Smukler, violin |  Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3 in E-flat Major, Leoš Janáček Violin Sonata, Franck Violin Sonata

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 7:00PM

Violin and Piano Duo Recital

Seoul Arts Center, South Korea

Laurie Smukler, violin |  Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3 in E-flat Major, Leoš Janáček Violin Sonata, Franck Violin Sonata

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7:00PM

Traveling Sounds NYC Series III

$20 General  |  www.travelingsounds.org

Church of Blessed Sacrament, NYC

Brahms Piano Quintet in F Minor

 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 8:00PM

Cello and Piano Recital

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Yi Qun Xu, cello  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major, Popper Elfentanz, Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations

 

2016-17 Season

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016, 3:00PM

Cello and Piano Duo Recital 

Kendal on Hundson Concert Series, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Thomas Mesa, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Brahms Piano and Cello Sonata No.1 in E Minor, Beethoven Piano and Cello Sonata No.3 in A Major

 

Saturday, November 5th, 2016, 8:00PM

DMA Recital by Joseph Gotoff

Brown Hall, New England Conservatory 

Joseph Gotoff, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Franck Sonata for Cello and Piano 

 

Friday, November 11th, 2016, 9:00PM

International Cultural Festival Performance (DANCE)

Kauffman Dance Studio, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Yoon Lee, Eunsung Lee, Sook Kim, dance 

Jindo Drum Dance (traditional Korean folk dance work)

 

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016, 8:00PM

Sonatenaben

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Ma Zhi, violin  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Leoš Janáček Violin Sonata

 

Sunday, December 11th, 2016, 4:00PM

Playscape 2016: Dance & Music by NOREE Performing Arts

The Marjorie S.Deane Little Theater (Westside YMCA)

$18 General Admission  |  www.noreearts.info

As a music director, and an acting principal dancer, Yoon Lee will be presenting electrifying "Dance of Death" from Shostakovich's piano trio No.2  a cello solo and vocal works by Israeli composer, Avner Finberg with performers Chelsea Starbuck-Smith, violin and YiQun Xu, cello.

 

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016, 6:00PM

Liderabend (Russian Art Songs)

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Miles Mykkanen, tenor  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Mihail Glinka 'Mary', 'Confession', 'To Her',
Tchaikovsky's 'At the Ball', 'Is it day or night?',
Russian Folk Song 'Two Guitars'

 

Friday, December 16th, 2016, 6:00PM

Cello and Piano Recital 

Morse Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Jennifer Carpenter, cello|  Yoon Lee, piano

Brahms Sonata for Piano and Cello in F Major,                                       Chopin Polonaise Brilliante for Cello and Piano 

 

Monday, December 19th, 2016, 8:00PM

Violin and Piano Recital 

Paul Recital Hall, the Juilliard School, the Lincoln Center

Ji Soo Choi, violin  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Mendelssohn Violin Sonata in F Major, Wiesniawski Faust Fantasy, Beethoven Sonata No.9 "Kreutzer"

 

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016, 7:00PM

Cookie's Music House Concert II

Upper West Side home of Cookie the dog

Kenneth Ranshaw, violin  |  Yi Qun Xu, cello  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Brahms Violin Sonata No.2 in A Major,  Tchakovsky Pezzo Capriccioso, Beethoven Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Opus 70 No.2

 

Friday, January 27st, 2017, 7:00PM

Four-Hand Piano Concert at Steinway Hall, Las Vegas, NV

Cindy Jihyun Lee, Yoon Lee, piano

Mozart Four Hands Piano K. 521, Debussy Petite Suite, Tchaikovsky Nutcraker

 

Sunday, May 19th, 2017, 3:00PM

Concerts on the Slope

St. John's Episcopal Church- 139 St. John's Place Brooklyn, NY

Eriko Sato, violin  |  Drew Vella, viola  |  Ben Larsen, cello  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Beethoven Piano Quartet in C Major, WoO 36 No.3, Ke-Chia Chen Piano Quartet, Staruss Piano Quartet in C Minor 

 

 

 

2015-16 Season

 

Sunday, September 20th, 2015, 7:30PM

Project 142: Recital with Tommy Mesa and Yoon Lee

Beethoven Pianos (211 W 58th Street, New York, NY)

$20 General Admission. www.project142.org https://www.facebook.com/events/470906293082727/

Thomas Mesa, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Bach Cello Suite in D, Debussy Cello Sonata, Brahms Cello Sonata in F

 

Thursday, September 25th, 2015, 7:30 PM

Cello, Piano Duo House Concert by Groupmuse

https://www.groupmuse.com/events/2834

Caleb van der Swaagh, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Elliott Carter Cello Sonata, Brahms Cello Sonata in E Minor

 

Sunday, October 4th, 2015, 7:30PM

NYC House Concerts: Cello & Piano Recital

In the upper west side home of Yoon Lee

RSVP Required, $20 per guest http://www.pingg.com/rsvp/mx3nyz3h4itqct43d

Thomas Mesa, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Prokofiev Cello Sonata in C, Beethoven Cello Sonata No.4, Paganini Variations on One String, David Hertzberg Vocalise

 

Saturday, October 10th, 2015, 7:30 PM

Cello & Piano Duo House Concert by Groupmuse

https://www.groupmuse.com/events/2835

Caleb van der Swaagh, cello | Yoon Lee, piano

Debussy Cello Sonata, Prokofiev Cello Sonata in C, Beethoven Sonata No.4 

 

Sunday, October 11th, 2015, 7:30PM

Cello & Piano Recital 

Greenfield Recital Hall, Manhattan School of Music, NYC

Thomas Mesa, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Brahms Cello Sonata No.2 in F Major,  Beethoven Cello Sonata No. 4

 

Friday, October 16th, 2015, 8PM

Playscape: Dance & Music by NOREE Performing Arts

Poet's Den Theater & Gallery (309 E 108th Street)   $20 General Admission

As a music director, and an acting principal dancer, Yoon Lee will be performing an electronic tape and piano piece by James Mobberley, a contemporary ensemble pieces by a Japanese composer, Kento Iwasaki with performers Eun Ji Oh, flute, Hee Soo Yoon, violin, and Connor Kim, cello. 

"Caution to the Winds" by James Mobberley,                                         "Haenim Dalim" by Kento Iwasaki                                                       "Yipjangdan Nori" by Kento Iwasaki                                          

 

Yoon Lee will also appear as a dancer as part of the new choreography by Eun Sung Lee, the artistic director of Noree Performing Arts

  "Dokaebi Bangmangi" by Eun Sun Lee                                                     "Jindo Drum Dance"  Traditional Korean Dance and Music

 

Sunday, October 25th, 2015, 3:00PM

Cello & Piano Recital 

Kendal on Hundson, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Thomas Mesa, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Debussy Cello Sonata, Nobre Poeme III

 

Friday, November 13th, 2015, 5:00PM

Cello & Piano Recital 

The New School of Music, Manhattan, NYC

Issac Kim, cello |  Yoon Lee, piano

Chopin Cello Sonata, Debussy Sonata

 

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015, 5:30PM

Yoon Lee Piano Studio Recital

Beethoven Pianos (Old-Klavierhouse), Manhattan, NYC

Featuring talented, young souls of Yoon's piano studio!         

(Yoon is a proud teacher :D)

 

Wednesday, Feburary 10th, 2016, 7:30PM

Violin & Piano Recital 

Greenfield Recital, Manhattan School of Music, NYC

Ziwei Yang, violin  |  Yoon Lee, piano

Program TBA