Soprano Yuji Bae, a native of South Korea, is pursuing her Artist Diploma in Indiana University under Costanza Cuccaro. She earned her bachelor’s degree in music from the Seoul National University(SNU), where she studied with Philip Kang. After she received her B.M. degree from SNU, she studied at Rimini Academia in Italy, the role of Violetta in Verdi's La Traviata. Yuji Bae has performed as a new rising star in Seoul, South Korea and in a gala concert in Pesaro, Italy. At Indiana University she has performed Pamina in The Magic Flute and Micaela in Carmen.