Position: Adjunct Assistant Professor (soprano)
Address: 2145 Moore Musical Arts Center
A frequent performer throughout the United States and Europe, Sujin Lee excels in the works of Puccini and Verdi. As a member of the touring ensemble Teatro Lyrico d’Europa, Ms. Lee performed the roles of Liu in Turandot, Leonora in Il Trovatore and Cio-Cio-San in Madama Butterfly. Her portrayal of Butterfly led the Boston Phoenix to describe her voice as “the aural equivalent of a room full of cherry blossoms.” For the Toledo Opera, Ms. Lee sang the role of Mimi in La Bohème and was a featured soloist for the company’s annual Gala production. Other roles include the Countess in Le Nozze di Figaro, Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus and Donna Anna and Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni. Ms. Lee sang Cio-Cio-San with the Delaware Opera and Westfield Symphony Orchestra and the title role of Sour Angelica with the Dicapo Opera in New York. Her concert solo appearances include Mahler’s Eighth Symphony, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony and Mass in C Minor, Strauss’ Four Last Songs and Poulenc’s Gloria. She has also sung with the Ocean City Pops in New Jersey on several occasions. Her upcoming performances include a joint recital at the Stroede Center for the Arts in Defiance, OH. Ms. Lee holds a Master’s Degree from the Manhattan School of Music and an Artists’ Diploma from the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PA. She is currently an adjunct assistant professor of voice and opera at Bowling Green State University.