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MASTERCLASSES

  • Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus (2019)
  • Bard Conservatory, New York (2019)
  • PSU Steinway Piano Series, PSU Lincoln Recital Hall (2015- )
  • Yong Siew-Toh Conservatory of Music, Singapore National University, Singapore (2015)
  • Soochow University, Suzhou, China (2014)
  • Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg, Germany (2013)
  • Minzu University, Beijing, China (2013)
  • Beijing Normal University, China (2013)

PRESENTATIONS

 Presentations at Educational Institutions

  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas. “Contemporary Chinese Repertoire for Teaching and Performing” (2019)
  • The Juilliard School, New York. Performed works by Bach and Tan Dun (2016)
  • Westminster Choir College, Princeton, New Jersey. “Modern Chinese Teaching Pieces: A Multimedia Lecture Recital” (2016)
  • Beijing Normal University. “A Multimedia Performance of Selected Piano Works by Contemporary Chinese Composers Doming Lam, Tan Dun and Alexina Louie” (2013)

Presentations at Conferences and Music Teachers Associations

  • OMTA Portland District. “Contemporary Chinese Repertoire for Teaching and Performing” (2019)
  • MCMTA, Rockville, Maryland. “Contemporary Chinese Repertoire for Teaching and Performing” (2019)
  • MTNA National Conference, Spokane, Washington, USA. “Contemporary Chinese Repertoire for Teaching and Performing (2019)
  • EPTA International Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland. “Modern Chinese Teaching Pieces: A Multimedia Lecture Recital” (2016)
  • World Piano Conference, Novi Sad, Serbia. “Echoes of China: Piano Music by Zhou Long, Doming Lam, Tan Dun and Chen Yi” (2015)
  • College Music Society National Conference, Indianapolis. “Echoes of China: New Commissioned Piano Works by Zhou Long and Chen Yi” (2015)
  • Olympia Chapter, WSMTA. “Selected Teaching Piano Pieces by Contemporary Chinese Composers Alexina Louie, Tan Dun and Zhang Zhao” (2014)
  • Eugene Chapter, OMTA. “Selected Teaching Piano Pieces by Contemporary Chinese Composers Alexina Louie, Tan Dun, Chen Yi and Zhang Zhao” (2013)
  • Bethany Focus Group, OMTA, Portland, Oregon. “Modern Pedagogical Piano Pieces by Chinese Composers: A Multimedia Lecture-Recital” (2016)
  • Tualatin Chapter, OMTA, Tigard, Oregon. “Selected Teaching Piano Pieces by Contemporary Chinese Composers Alexina Louie, Tan Dun, and Zhang Zhao” (2016)

ADJUDICATIONS

  • EMTA Piano Competition, Bellevue, Washington (2020)
  • Hong Kong Schools Music Festival (2020)
  • MTNA Piano Competition, Oregon State, Portland, Oregon (2018)
  • ENKOR International Music Competition (2016, 2015)
  • Hong Kong Schools Music Festival, Hong Kong (2013)
  • MTNA Piano Competition, Washington State, Tacoma, Washington (2012)
  • MTNA Piano Competition, Oregon State, Monmouth, Oregon (2012)
  • Simon-Fiset Competition, Seattle (2016)
  • Scholarship Competition, Eastside Music Teachers Association, Bellevue, Washington (2016)
  • Baroque and Classical Festival, Clark County Music Teachers Association, Camas, Washington (2016)
  • National Federation of Music Clubs, Vancouver, Washington (2015)
  • Bainbridge Island, Kitsap County Chapter, WSMTA (2015)

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Special Judge’s Citation: “Championing Piano Music by Asian Composers,” The American Prize Competition (2015)
  • Finalist, Professional Division, The American Prize Competition (2011)
  • Individual Artist Fellowship, Oregon Arts Commission (2013)
  • Career Opportunity Grant, Oregon Arts Commission (2011)
  • Artistic Focus Project Grant, Regional Arts & Culture Council (2011)
  • Diploma of Excellence in Piano Performance, World Piano Teachers Association (2011)
  • Biographical listing in the 2000 edition of International Who’s Who in Music and Musicians’ Directory)
  • PSU Faculty Enhancement Award (2013-4)
  • PSU Internationalization Grant (2015)
  • PSU Professional Travel Grant (2014-5)

PIANO SERIES & PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Founder and Director, PSU Steinway Piano Series (2015 – )
    Guest pianists:
    Thomas Hecht
    Jerome Rose
    Paul Roberts
    Andrew Brownell
    Cecile Licad
    Melvin Chen
    Jenny Lin
    Max Levinson
  • Vice-President, Pacific Northwest Chapter, College Music Society (2016 – 18)
  • Program Chair, Portland District OMTA (2015 – 17)