Lee Anderson is the Director of Orchestras at Fairview High School and Southern Hills Middle School in Boulder, CO. He previously was the Director of Orchestras at Adams Lakes Junior High in Katy, TX. His orchestras were consistently UIL Sweepstakes winners and and have been awarded the National Mark of Excellence in 2017 and performed at the Music for All National Festival in 2019.
In addition to teaching, Mr. Anderson keeps an active performing schedule as a professional violist. He has performed in the Houston area and around the world in several music festivals, including the Casalmaggiore International Festival in Italy and Le Domaine Forget in Québec, as well as with professional orchestras such as the Louisville Orchestra and Houston Grand Opera.
Mr. Anderson received a Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of Music in Viola Performance, and Master of Music in Viola Performance from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where his principal instructors were Stephen Wyrczynski, Ed Gazouleas, and Brenda Brenner. When not in the orchestra classroom or on the performance stage, he enjoys hiking, running, and spending time with his wife, Aspen, their dog, Max, and their cat, Clara.