DOREEN LEE (’12, ’13), 32, born in Palo Alto, California, received her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in Collaborative Piano at the University of Colorado in Boulder, studying with Margaret McDonald and Alexandra Nguyen. From 2016 to 2017, she was a Lecturer of Collaborative Piano at CU Boulder, and also held a prior position as staff pianist at Colorado State University. Dr. Lee is one half of the du Toit/Lee duo in collaboration with flutist Cobus du Toit, performing both standard repertoire and newly-composed music. The duo's debut album, Mythavian, takes its inspiration from mythological folklore and birdsong. This is Dr. Lee's third summer at the Music Academy of the West.