Pianist Minhae Lee is the winner of the North Shore Musicians Club in Chicago, Honors Concerto Competition at Michigan State University, NTD International Piano Competition, "Golden Classical Music Awards" International Competition, TBC Daegu Broadcasting Competition, Daejin University Piano Competition.
Dr. Lee completed her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Yonsei University in Seoul. She also attended the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University and Manhattan School of Music, where awarded full scholarship to study with Dr. Solomon Mikowsky. As a collaborative pianist, she has held a position of collaborative pianist staff at the Jeju International Brass Competition, Manhattan in the Mountain Summer Festival, Manhattan School of Music, Michigan State University, Central Michigan State University and the Aspen Music Summer Festival as a fellow.
Dr. Minhae Lee has worked as an adjunct faculty memebr of piano at Alma College in Michigan and Aspen Music Summer Festival P.A.L.S Lessons. In 2020, She has been the only candidate to be chosen as a collaborative piano fellow at Yale School of Music. In Summer 2020, she is teaching MUS 844 Emphasis: Piano for M.M in Music Education students at Michigan State Univeristy College of Music and Community Music School in East Lansing at Michigan State University, in addition to CMS - Detroit at MSU as an administrative Intern.
She holds a Doctoral degree in piano performance and second master degree in piano pedagogy from Michigan State University where she is currently completing her second doctoral degree in collaborative piano.