Elissa Lee has appeared as a soloist with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, l'Orchestre Symphonique de QuÃ©bec, the Boris Brott Festival Orchestra, the University of Toronto Symphony Orchestra, l'Orchestre de Chambre de MontrÃ©al and the Royal Conservatory of Music Orchestra.
She studied at the Royal Conservatory of Toronto and at the University of Toronto where she received a masters degree in performance. Elissa Lee then moved to Germany to study privately with Andreas Reiner in Munich and at the Hochschule der KÃ¼nste in Berlin.
Elissa has held positions as second concertmaster in both the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra and the WDR Sinfonie Orchester. Elissa has had a busy chamber music life as first violinist of the Kamareli Quartet and the Bomari String Quartet. As a chamber musician she has performed with Louie Lortie, Augustin Dumay, Anton Kuerti, amongst others and has been a frequent participant of Open Chamber Music in Prussia Cove, England. Elissa Lee joined Ensemble Made in Canada in 2010, which performs concerts and tours throughout Canada.