Dr. med. André Lee


  • born 1978 in Pinneberg, Germany

Research interest

  • Focal dystonia in musicians, pathophysiologie and therapy
  • Dystonic tremor in musicians, pathophysiologie and therapy
  • Pain perception, processing, and assessment in music performers


  • 2021: Habilitation at the Clinic and Polyclinic for Neurology of the "Klinikum rechts der Isar" of the Technical University of Munich on the topic: "Focal Task-Specific Tremor in Musicians: Epidemiology, Phenomenology, Pathophysiology and Therapy"
  • 2020: Medical specialist in neurology
  • 2009: Promotion at the clinic und policlinic for neurology of the „Klinikum rechts der Isar“. Dissertation: „Force level independent representations of predictive grip force-load force coupling: a PET activation study“
  • 2004-2005: Exchange semester in Toulouse, France
  • 1999-2006: Medical student at the LMU/TU Munich
  • 1994-1995: Exchange year and high school diploma in Sandusky, Ohio, USA
  • 1988-1997: High school diploma (Abitur) at the Sophie-Barat-Schule in Hamburg

Work experience

  • since 2022: concert-master in the JSO-Hannover
  • since 2022: Junior Professor with Tenure Track at the Institute of Music Physiology and Musician's Medicine of HMTMH
  • 2017-2019: Concert master of the Munich International Orchestra (MiO)
  • 2017: Second concertmaster of the young German-French-Hungarian Philharmonics
  • 2015: Founding member of the interdisciplinary outpatient clinic of musicians' medicine at the Hospital "rechts der Isar" at the Technical University Munich
  • 2014-2020: Resident physician and since 06/2020 medical specialist in neurology at the clinic of neurology of the Hospital "rechts der Isar"at the Technical University Munich
  • until 2009: Concert master and member of the executive commitee of the LJO-Hamburg
  • 2014: concert-master in the JSO-Hannover
  • 2009-2014: Postdoctoral fellow at the IMMM, Hannover
  • 2007-2009: Resident physician in the ward of internal medicine at the BAKB, Hamburg
  • Concert-master and board member in the LJO
  • 2006: concert-master in the JSO-München
  • 2006: Symphonic master-class under Sir Colin Davis in Munich
  • 2004-2005: Clinical elective at the Hôpital Joseph Ducuing, service de médecine in Toulouse, France
  • 2002: Clinical elective in Tennant Creek, Australia
  • since 2002: Member of the young french-german philharmony with annual opera-, symphonic- and chamber music projects including radio recordings and tours. Since 2008 as translator
  • 1997: Degree as a Paramedic as part of the civil service


  • Prof. Dr. André Lee

    Junior Professor of Music Physiology and Musicians' Medicine

    Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media, Institute of Music Physiology and Musicians’ Medicine
    Neues Haus 1, 30175 Hannover
    23 | Schiffgraben 48

    Phone: +49 (0)511 3100-551

Last modified: 2024-04-04

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