Olivia Lee

Nakyung (Olivia) Lee is currently 12 years old, and attends West Cary Middle School in NC. She started violin when she was 6 years old; and she began at Indiana University (IU) String Academy, which is directed by Mimi Zweig. At IU String Academy, Olivia had extensive stage experiences and was taught by Gwen Chan. Eventually, she came to Duke University String School (DUSS) becoming the winner of DUSS Concerto Competition in 2019. She was also the winner of the 2021 Charleston International Baroque competition, and was selected to perform in Fayetteville by Fayetteville Symphony in 2021, as well as being first place in the DMTA Performance festival, 2021. Her current teacher is Ms. Erica Shirts. Olivia loves violin very much and continues to play it.

You can find Olivia’s 2021 Baroque Music Competition performance here.

You can find Olivia’s 2021 European Music Competition performance here.

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