Sora Elisabeth Lee is currently assistant to Klaus Mäkelä at the Orchestre de Paris. Alongside she is with the Orchestre National d’Ile de France at the Paris Philharmonie and will conduct the last performances of CARMEN at Opéra Comique in Paris. She is a regular with the Baseler Sinfonieorchester, the Orchestre Pasdeloup and  the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg.

In 2021/22 Sora stood out jumping in at the Opéra du Rhin conducting the Premiere of Braunfels DIE VÖGEL.

Performance Highlights to date include concerts with Les Siècles at Cité de la Musique in Paris, the Orchestre de Chambre de Paris at Théâtre du Châtelet and concerts with the Orchestre national de Montpellier.

Sora is an accomplished pianiste and a sought after recital partner for singers. Trained at the Musikhochschule München and at the CNSDM Paris, she’s fluent in French and German.






24 - 27.04.2023 Orchestre de Paris, Philharmonie 
(Assistant Conductor to Jaap van Zweden)
Verdi : Requiem

02 & 04.05.2023 Opéra Comique, Paris
Orchestre des Champs-Elysées
Bizet : Carmen

08 - 11.05.2023 Orchestre de Paris, Philharmonie 
(Assistant Conductor to Klaus Mäkelä)
Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Philharmonie de Paris
Rachmaninoff : Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Shostakovich : Symphony No.7 « Leningrad"

03.06.2023 Orchestre national d’île-de-France, Paris Philharmonie
Olivier Calmel : Sabat & Ecce Paris, Ecce Homo

17.06.2023 Sinfonieorchester Basel Stadtcasino Basel
Ibert : Concertino da camera for saxophone and eleven instruments
Korngold : Cello Concerto Op.37
Lutoslawski : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra