Taiwanese-born composer Mei-Ling Lee’s work integrates contemporary western music with traditional Chinese culture. Her work regularly draws inspirations from western and Chinese poetry.
She received her Ph.D. degree in Composition with supporting area in Intermedia Music Technology from the University of Oregon. At the University of Oregon she studied under Dr. Jeffrey Stolet, Dr. Robert Kyr, and Dr. David Crumb. Her work has been performed internationally and throughout the United States.
Awards include First Prize at the Third International Competition of DTKV, Germany, and commissions for the Composers Symposium of the Oregon Bach Festival. Mei-Ling is currently an instructor of music technology at Lane Community College, Eugene, Oregon.