Youngin Lee is a young and talented Korean lyric mezzo-soprano who started out as a soprano. She started her singing career at the young age of 13, where she won 1st prize at the Korea-Germany Brahms Competition. She studied singing and musicology at Ewha Womans University in Seoul. While working as a mezzo-soprano at the Ewha Music Research Institute, she took part in numerous performances and opera gala concerts. She sang the world premiere of Korean songs composed by composer Baek. At the HfM Hanns Eisler Berlin she is currently studying with Dr.KS.Prof. Ewa Wolak, and she attended a master class with Thomas Quasthoff, Mitsuko Shirai. She made her debut in her first mezzo-soprano role in Idamante(Idomeneo)and also played Hermia(A Midsummer Night’s Dream). She will play this summer Dorabella (Cosi fan tutte) at the Vienna Opera Academy and Cherubino (Le Nozze di Figaro) at the Croatian Opera Academy and L’enfant(L’enfant et les sortilèges) in October at HfM Hanns Eisler Berlin.