Recognized by Chicago Classical Review as having a “beautifully bright and clean tone,” American soprano Katelyn Lee is making her mark in Chicago and across the United States. As a voice & piano teacher, She is thrilled to be a member of the Cantabile School of Voice and Piano faculty!
Katelyn has performed a variety of opera and musical theatre roles and sung in multiple productions with Lyric Opera, as well as Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Haymarket Opera Company, Chicago Opera Theater, Cedar Rapids Opera, Springfield Regional Opera, and others. Notable roles include Gretel in Hansel and Gretel, Romilda in Serse, Rosina in The Barber of Seville, Doris Parker in Charlie Parker’s Yardbird, Antonia in Man of La Mancha, Mizzi in the American premiere of The Ball at the Savoy, Cunegonde in Candide, Madame Goldentrill in The Impresario, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, and the Female Narrator in the world premiere of Jason and the Argonauts.
Additionally, Katelyn is an accomplished singer of a wide variety of concert repertoire. She has performed with Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Music of the Baroque, Northwest Indiana Symphony, Chicago A Cappella, Elgin Symphony Orchestra, Champaign-Urbana Symphony, Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra, and others.
Katelyn holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and a Master of Music degree from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She has over ten years of experience teaching all ages and ability levels. In addition to her voice & piano teacher work at the Cantabile School, Katelyn maintains a private voice studio as well as teaching engagements with the Music of the Baroque Strong Voices program and Music Institute of Chicago.