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For this virtuosic compendium of angular melodies and effects that suggested sirens, march rhythms and a touch of Messiaen, Bae shrugged off the piece’s difficulties and emphasized its shapeliness and warmth.

The Strad

Ms Bae is a fine cellist and an eloquent musician. She is possessed of a beautiful and personal cello sound; further, Ms. Bae is an intelligent and imaginative musician, who will do beautifully in any combination of solo, chamber, and orchestral situations

Joel Krosnick

Juilliard Quartet - Chair, Cello


The New Yorker

smooth and stylish......virtuoso fiddling

David Hurwitz

effortless shifts, precision intonation, crisp articulation, and impeccable double-stop work. She transformed works, often thought of as nothing more than etudes, into fulfilling musical jewels

Mike D. Brownell


total mastery of both technique and interpretation....brought audience to its feet.

Newtown Bee

rich, romantic....crisp, incisive technique

The Strad

She is a most gifted cellist, great tone, fine technique, and all around wonderful person

William Stokking

Principal Cellist of Philadelphia Orchestra

...One of a very small group of excellent cellists about to emerge on the scene today

Robert Fitzpatrick

Dean of Curtis Institute of Music

...ethereal cello playing….heart-wrenching...

Times Argus

ecstatic passion with flawless technique topped with charisma...

Korea Daily

exceptional....faster than greased lightning with her rapid-fire technique....marvelously captured and incredible range of sound and emotion.

The News Times

her technique is impeccable, her range of expression outstanding

Brian Reinhart

music web international

staggering display of technical brilliance

David Denton's Corner

Miss Bae's brilliant performance left the whole crowd in thunderous clap asking for more...

JoongAng Daily

...First Class cellist

L'eco di Bergamo, Italy


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