David Keunwon Lee

David Lee is a 17-year-old junior and has been playing piano for ten years under Hsiu-Hui Chen. He received the special plaque award for successfully passing the Early Bach, Sonatina, and Advanced Bach repertoires program audition sponsored by the American College of Music in 2015, 2016, and 2018 respectively. David was also a scholarship winner of the 2016 Ann Arbor Area Piano Teachers Guild Competition in the elementary age group. Moreover, he was a third place winner for the 2017 American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition in the Junior Category and a second place winner in 2019. He has also won first place in both the 2018 International Music Competition Brussels “Grand Prize Virtuoso” and the 2020 International Music Competition Bonn “Grand Prize Virtuoso.” He has received a perfect score and nominated as an outstanding performer in Michigan School of Band and Orchestra’s Music Festival in 2021. Recently, he received second place in the 2022 Golden Classical Music Awards International Competition and third place in 2022 Charleston Classical Music Competition. Besides piano, he plays the cello with his high school orchestra, Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra, and the Michigan All State Orchestra.

You can find David’s 2022 Classical Music Competition cello performance here.

You can find David’s 2022 Classical Music Competition piano performance here.

You can find David’s 2022 18th Century Music Competition piano performance here.