Strings 2017:   May 18th – 20th at Muttart Hall, Alberta College

Luri Lee, Violin

Seoul, South Korea

2013 Shean Strings Competition Winner Luri Lee, Violin.

Violinist Luri Lee completed her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Toronto under the tutelage of Erika Raum and later earned her Master’s Degree at the Peabody Conservatory of Music with Pamela Frank. She recently completed her Artist Diploma Program at the Glenn Gould School studying with Paul Kantor and Barry Shiffman, generously funded by a Chancellor’s Scholarship.

Festivals she has attended include NAC Young Artist Program, Kneisel Hall, and The Banff Centre, among others. Ms. Lee made her Carnegie Hall début in 2011 collaborating with Peabody faculty members, including ’cellist Michael Kannen.

In the fall, Ms. Lee has been accepted in the prestigious Fellowship Program at the Glenn Gould School. As a fellow, her upcoming concert engagements include chamber performances collaborating with Barry Shiffman at the Music in the Morning in Vancouver, a part of the complete Beethoven violin sonata cycle with pianist Anton Kuerti and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with the Royal Conservatory Orchestra conducted by Julian Kuerti.

Ms. Lee plays on a fine modern violin made by Samuel Zygmuntowicz generously loaned by The Banff Centre.

2013 Strings Competitors

Jesse Je Young Kim Luri Lee Yena Lee Paul van der Sloot Colleen Venables Lu Yu Lucy Wang

Important Information

Read the 2011 Shean Strings Results media release.

  • Winner of 2011 Shean Strings Competition: Eleanor Kendra James!
  • The application process for The Shean Strings Competition 2011 is now closed.
  • We received 20 applications, and have selected our competitors.
  • Strings Brochures are available on the download page.