"Promote Well-rounded, Independent & Creative Learners."

Yuen Yee is a music teacher, performer and accompanist in the Chicago area. Originally grew up in
Hong Kong, Yuen Yee received her Bachelor's degree in Music from Hong Kong Baptist University studying
clarinet performance with John Schertle, Assistant principal clarinet of Hong Kong Philharmonic; and
piano performance with concert pianist Genevieve Wong, Graduate of The Juilliard School.

In 2010, Yuen Yee moved to Chicago to further her musical studies. She recently earned a Master's degree in
Music Performance from the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University where she studied
clarinet performance with Carol Lee Smith, Former clarinet faculty at Roosevelt University; and chamber
music under the coaching of Li-Kuo Chang,
Assistant Principal Viola of Chicago Symphony Orchestra; John
Bruce Yeh, Assistant Principal Clarinet of Chicago Symphony Orchestra; and Eugenia Moliner, Flute faculty
at Roosevelt University.

Yuen Yee has been an active performer since she was 12 when she first met the clarinet and joined her
school's wind band. She also served as a piano accompanist at her school to perform in music festivals and
exams. She had her first public solo appearance in 2003 where she played Over the Rainbow as a soloist
with the school band at a music festival. Two years later, Yuen Yee was chosen as one of the two students to
be interviewed by the press release at a Music therapy workshop sharing her musical experience. In 2006,
she was invited to perform in a piano masterclass with Professor Edward Ho, Former Head of School of
Music at Kingston University, UK. As a member of many outstanding music ensembles in Hong Kong,
Yuen Yee performed in many different countries including Austria, Australia, Taiwan and Macau

After graduated from Roosevelt University, Yuen Yee performed in the musical The Sound of Music with
Chamber Opera Chicago, a contemporary music Rhapsody in Uptown at Open House Chicago organized
by Access Contemporary Music, and a concert with the well-known Chicago Clarinet Ensemble with many
professional clarinetists. Yuen Yee is also a clarinetist of the community music group Chicago Concert Winds.

Besides performing, Yuen Yee is passionate in music education. She has been a music teacher since 2007
and has taught hundreds of students from age 5 to adult in both private and group settings. She was invited to
teach at many public schools and music studios in Hong Kong and Chicago. Previously, Yuen Yee was teaching
at Music House, Inc. in Chicago, IL; My Music Lessons in Oak Park, IL; and Horse-Drawn Productions, Inc.
in Berwyn, IL. 

Currently, Yuen Yee is primarily teaching privately and at Access Contemporary Music in Chicago.

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Press Release in Chinese (2005).