Lee Yenny Yeeun

Concorrenti ENG 2022
About This Project

Lee Yenny Yeeun


28 y.o. – Mezzo soprano



Korean-born mezzo soprano Yenny Yeeun Lee studied at the University of British Columbia under the direction of Dale Throness and director Nancy Hermiston. She has participated in masterclass with Sumi Jo, Judith Forst and Heidi Melton. Yenny Lee performed in numerous productions in Europe and Canada including the extremely successful all five runs of world premier opera Chinatown(Hoisan Singer), A Midsummernight’s Dream(Hermia), Eugene Onegin(Olga), Die Zauberflöte(Dritte Dame), and in Mozart Mass in C, Bach Mass in G minor and St. John Passion. She was awarded 1st place in the Vancouver International Music Competition, two honorable mentions from the Metropolitan Opera National Council audition, won at the Belvedere International competition regional round and the Vancouver Women’s Musical Society Art Song Competition. In the 2022/23 season, Yenny Lee is participating in Canadian Opera Company’s Summer Intensive.


Envisaged programme



First round

M. de Falla: from 7 canciones populares españolas “Al pano murano”

J. Massenet: Werther “Va! Laisse couler mes larmes” (Charlotte act III)

C. Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila “Mon coeur s’ouvre a ta voix” (Dalila act II)