Born in Taipei and raised in Kaohsiung, violinist Cindy Lee started her piano lessons when she was four. She had her first public piano performance in a local competition when she was seven beating older contestants to win the first prize. Cindy started violin studies at eight under a special artistic programme in a local elementary school. Prior to Singapore, Cindy lived in USA for about five years. She is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music.