Dominic LeeSilver medalist at the 2020 Anton Rubinstein International Cello Competition, First Prize and Monterosa Kawai Prize in the 2013 Valsesia International Music Competition, top prize in the 2013 Padova International Music Competition in Italy, first in the 2015 American Prote?ge? International Music Competition, first prize in the 2018 MTNA Foundation’s Young Artist Competition and winner of the 2019 Eastman School of Music Concerto Competition. He has recently completed his Masters of Music (awarded Performer's Certificate) at the Eastman School of Music with Steven Doane and Rosemary Elliot, and has recently joined the studio of Ralph Kirshbaum at the University of Southern California.
He is currently a “Heifetz on Tour artist” as well as an Artist Fellow in Residence at the International Heifetz Institute.
Dominic was invited to perform at the Carnegie Hall, the Great Mountains Music Festival in South Korea (Rising Star Artist), Akaroa International Music Festival, and International Adam Chamber Music Festival. He has performed chamber music with musicians such as the Borromeo String Quartet, Andres Cardenes, Bela Horvath, Elisabeth Kufferath, and Zhenni Li. Received masterclasses/lessons from Myung Wha Chung, Frans Helmerson, Hans Jensen, Jian Wang, Lius Claret, Timothy Eddy, and Colin Carr.
RepertoirePrelude from Cello Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009 / JS Bach
Andante and Allegro mosso from Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op.19 / Rachmaninoff
Cello Concerto No.1, Op.107 - Allegretto / Shostakovich
7 Variations on "Bei Männern welche Liebe fühlen," Wo046 / Beethoven
Capriccio from Sonata for Solo Cello / Ligeti