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Acclaimed Korean pianist to perform on the Costa del Sol

Sarah Lee.
Sarah Lee. / SUR
  • Sarah Lee will perform two concerts on the Costa del Sol this week

The award-winning concert pianist, Sarah Lee, is to perform two concerts on the Cost del Sol next week.

The internationally-acclaimed musician from South Korea, who lives in New Zealand, is currently on a European tour and these will be the only concerts she will perform in Spain.

Born to a musical family, Lee began to study classical piano and flute at the age of five. Her father was also a composer and she took on composing as a hobby. As a pianist, Lee performs her own piano works and covers a wide range of established classical music.

Besides performing as a soloist, the pianist forms part of several chamber groups. She composes original works using jazz, R&B and Latin rhythms to give her ballads a richer texture. She also using sounds to create imagery.

Lee is an affiliate pianist of the Singapore Association of Composers and a member of the American Orff Schulwerk Association (AOSA). She is also a registered BMI writer and composes music for film and theatre.

Her performances on the Costa, which will include the music of Chopin, Ravel and Clementi, will be held in Las Brisas in Marbella (Sunday, 9 December) and the Avanto Theatre in La Cala de Mijas (Tuesday, 11 December).

Tickets for the Marbella concert, which will begin at 8pm, cost 55 euros and include welcome drinks and canapés, and a three course dinner.

The show in La Cala de Mijas will start at 8.30pm. Tickets cost 30 euros and include welcome drink and canapés.

For more information, contact Anita: 644 24 23 65.