Olivia Sunim Lee

Olivia Sunim Lee

From Boston, Massachusetts, Olivia Lee, age 15, has studied the harp for 7 years with Krysten Keches. Olivia won first prize in the American Harp Society’s National Competition (Junior Division) in 2019, second prize at the Young Artist’s Harp Seminar (Preparatory Division) in 2018, and was selected as a finalist at the Young Artist’s Harp Competition (Emerging Artist Division) in 2022. In addition, Olivia performed on NPR’s From The Top in 2020 at Jordan Hall. She has been playing with the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras since 2018 and was chosen as principal harpist for the Massachusetts All-State Symphonic Orchestra, as well as the All-State Concert Band in 2022. In addition to music, Olivia loves field hockey, squash, figure skating, and taekwondo.

You can find Olivia’s 2022 18th Century Music Competition harp performance here.