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Hyun Min Lee (cello) earned her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Boston University, where she studied with Marc Johnson of the prestigious Vermeer Quartet. She received her Master’s degree and Artist Diploma from Yale University, studying with Aldo Parisot. She also holds a BA from Seoul National University and a Professional Studies Diploma from the Cleveland Institute of Music. Dr. Lee has appeared in recitals, concerts, festivals, and master classes throughout the United States, Germany, Canada, Japan, China, and her native Korea as a soloist, chamber musician, and ensemble player in major venues including Carnegie Hall, Leipzig Gewandhaus, Boston Tsai Performance Center, and Seoul Arts Center. A former faculty member of the Bay Chamber Music School and the Youth & Muse Boston International Summer Music Festival, Dr. Lee has been teaching at the Boston University Tanglewood Institute since 2010 and taught string instrument class and non-major cello lessons and chamber music at Boston University.

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Li Lao (violin) holds a Master of Music degree from New England Conservatory in Boston, where she studied with Donald Weilerstein and Kim Kashkashian. She did post-graduate professional study with Zakhar Bron at Queen Sofia College of Music in Madrid, Spain, where she also taught violin performance; and served as violin faculty at the Namei International Music Festival in New York. Ms. Lao has taught or conducted workshops, residencies, and master classes at Bucknell University, Central Conservatory of Music and Wuhan Conservatory (China), and Northeastern University. Since 2001, she has performed and participated in festivals and competitions across China, Europe, and the United States, taking top honors at the Hudson Valley String Competition, the College-Conservatory of Music Concerto Competition, and the Great Wall International Music Academy Competition.


Bozena O’Brien (string department chair, violin, string ensembles) has studied with Walter Eisenberg at Boston University and Marylou Speaker Churchill of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and has participated as a Young Artist member at Tanglewood. She performs with the New Hampshire Music Festival, Vermont Symphony Orchestra, Musicians of Wall Street, Handel Society of Dartmouth, and several piano trios. Mrs. O’Brien holds a certificatefor Suzuki pedagogy and Suzuki Book 1 and has taught at St. Paul’s School, Plymouth State University, Holderness Preparatory School, and Kimball Union Academy.


Kate Jensik (cello, string ensembles) is a graduate of Ithaca College with a bachelor’s degree in Music. She received an Artists Diploma from Brandeis University and a master’s degree from the Boston Conservatory, studying with renowned teacher and performer Rhonda Rider. She also studied at the Janacek Academy of Music in the Czech Republic and has participated in master classes with Yo-Yo Ma, Benjamin Zander, and Paul Katz. Ms. Jensik has taught at the Powers Music School, the Rivers Music School, Ithaca Talent Education Suzuki School, Ithaca College, and Brandeis University.