Sean Lee Violin


Violinist Sean Lee is a recipient of the 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant, and enjoys a multi-faceted career as both performer and educator. Embracing the legacy of his late teacher, Ruggiero Ricci, Lee regularly performs Niccolò Paganini’s 24 Caprices in concert. His YouTube series, Paganini POV, continues to draw attention for his use of the GoPro video camera to share a new perspective and insight for aspiring young violinists. As an artist at the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Lee performs regularly in New York City. Lee has appeared as soloist with orchestras and in recital around the world. He began studies at The Juilliard School with Itzhak Perlman at the age of 17. He currently teaches at The Juilliard School’s Pre-College Division, as well as the Perlman Music Program, where he also was a student. Lee performs on a violin originally made for violinist Ruggiero Ricci in 1999, by David Bague.