Ryan Lee

Distinguished Major Viola Recital
April 8, 2023 - 3:30pm
Old Cabell Hall on the UVA Lawn

Ryan Lee, viola distinguished major

Ryan Lee will perform her Distinguished Major Recital on Saturday, April 8, 2023 at 3:30pm in Old Cabell Hall. Her recital program will feature J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat major, Ludwig van Beethoven's Eyeglass Duet in E flat major, Johannes Brahms' Viola Sonata No. 2 in E flat major, and Sally Beamish’s “The Wise Maid”. She will be collaborating with pianist Lauren Cain and cellist Chris Fox. The recital will be livestreamed on the UVA Music YouTube channel and the program will be available here as soon as it becomes available.  

Ryan Lee is a fourth-year student at the University of Virginia and will graduate this spring with degrees in Music with a Performance Concentration, and Politics with a Foreign Affairs track. She has played viola since she was ten years old and currently studies with Professor Daniel Sender. At UVA, Ryan has participated in various music activities, including the Charlottesville Symphony, Baroque Orchestra, chamber ensembles, and the Radio Music Society. During the 2022 fall semester, Ryan was an exchange student in Glasgow, Scotland where she studied with Felix Tanner and served as principal violist in the Kelvin Ensemble. She is a Miller Arts Scholar for Music and has performed in masterclasses with Jacob Adams and Rachel Yonan. 

 After graduation, Ryan hopes to enter the non-profit advocacy space to pursue her passion for social justice and advancing civil rights. 

This recital is supported by the Charles S. Roberts Scholarship Fund. Established in 2004 by the generosity of Mr. Alan Y. Roberts ('64) and Mrs. Sally G. Roberts, the Charles S. Roberts Scholarship Fund underwrites the private lessons and recital costs for undergraduate music majors giving a recital in their fourth year as part of a distinguished major program in music.  To see all of our Distinguished Major Recitals please visit https://music.virginia.edu/student-recitals. See all of our 2022-2023 Distinguished Majors here.

Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda (map). Parking is available in the Central Grounds parking garage on Emmet Street, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Road, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner. 

Please contact the Music Department at 434.924.3052 or music@virginia.edu for more information.


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UVA Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176

Email: music@virginia.edu