EDUCATION BACKGROUNDDMA, University of Memphis, Piano Performance
MM, University of Michigan, Piano Performance
BM, China Conservatory of Music, Piano PerformanceI have 10 years of teaching experience. I have been committed to teaching since college. My students once won Children's Group 1st Prize and 2ND Prize in 2014 at The Ninth Chopin International Piano Competition China Area” and got Excellent in Piano Grade Examination Stage Ten ( The Highest Level in China ) etc. And my teaching also got good feedback from professors in Central Conservatory of Music, the most famous music college in China. I take full advantage of her knowledge and comprehensive ability to help each student to solve problems, to overcome difficulties. In the process of teaching, I master a set of feasible and effective teaching methods through many years’ experience. I find out different teaching strategies, to help students really learn the true meaning of piano performance. Another advantage is that I am good at teaching in English and Chinese, which also helps those students who have interests in learning Chinese.I am a very responsible teacher and wonderful teacher, since I could dedicate my knowledge to students to really help them make progress. Many methods are originated from my playing experiences and feelings. Therefore, based on the professional knowledge, I always tell students my real feeling to practice and play.It will help them directly get the right way very quickly! I graduated from the University of Michigan a famous music school in United States. for Master Degree in Piano Performance with Full Graduate Fellowship (it is very competitive), and I got the Full Graduate Teaching Assistant from University of Memphis for DMA degree. I got excellent training not just playing, but also pedagogy. I believe that I am very competent to do a wonderful piano teacher:)I am good at combine technique and music performance together to teach students. Because I believe that any technique are serving for music, when I teach student, I will tell and teach them why we use this technique to play this music section. For beginner, I will teach them how to build up strong finger and how to complete relax which is very important. These two factors are dependent on each other. I will help them find out the solution to revise their problems to help them really establish correct concept to play professional! And find out appropriate practice methods according to different student individuals.I am very good at using life example to help students understand what I mean. Although practice is very boring, I could help students explore various practice methods, like the rhythmic changes etc. to help them find out more entertainment. I am very detailed in teaching to tell them how to analyze music and put analysis into playing and many skills to help them overcome some difficulties in different playing factor.
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS●2014-2017 Full Graduate Teaching Assistant
● 2013 Graduate Fellowship in The University of Michigan
● 2012 Graduate Fellowship in The University of Michigan
● 2010 First-class scholarship in China Conservatory
● 2009 First-class scholarship in China Conservatory
● 2008 First-class scholarship in China Conservatory
● 2007 Second-class scholarship in China Conservatory
●07/2013 Be invited to take summer festival “Piano of Arts” hold by the University of Cincinnati
●03/2013 Master Class by playing Brahms Sonata in f minor in the University of Michigan
●2013-2014 Performing as accompanist in different instrumental recitals and chamber recitals
●12/2012 Chamber Recital in the University of Michigan
●12/2012 School of Music Concerto Competition in the University of Michigan
●11/2012 Cello Recital in the University of Michigan (accompaniment)
●2012-2014 Pianist serving in the University Philharmonic Symphony to participate in numerous symphony concerts in Hill Auditorium in the University of Michigan
●05/2011 Personal piano recital: China Conservatory of Music Concert Hall and Shandong Province(hometown)
●10/2010 Participated in the Beijing International Piano Festival hold by piano department of China Conservatory of Music.
●08/2010 Volunteered to take part in the World Music Education Conference hold in China Conservatory of Music.
●07/2010 As a member of piano department, I went to Yanshan University in Hebei Province to hold the piano concert with my classmates successfully.
Wonderful performance won the favor of local child fairly.
●01/2010 Invited to play the piano works by Saint-Saenz take part in the New Year's reception organized by the US-China Foundation.
●07/2009 Hold a Chamber Music Ensemble Concert with my classmates and students of Orchestral Department successfully in China Conservatory of Music.
●06/2009 Hold a special concert with my classmates to congratulate our Successful completion of solfeggio course.
-08/2009 Went to many cities in China to hold the piano concerts with my classmates to accumulate performance experiences under the guide of the teacheFrom Fujian Province to Ningxia Province, we travel almost big cities lying from the south areas to the north areas in China.
2008-2011 Always assumed the vocal and orchestral piano accompaniment worksSTUDENT AWARD:
students once won Children Group 1st Prize and 2ND Prize in “2014 The Ninth Chopin International Piano Competition China Area” and got Excellent in Piano Grade Examination Stage Ten ( The Highest Level in China ) etc.