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Ms. Zih-Yun L.

specializes in Experienced piano teacher/collaborative Pianist · female

"I have completed two Master of Music degrees, the first from Fu-Jen University in Taiwan, and the second from New York University, where I received a full-time graduate assistantship as an adjunct piano instructor. I have also earned a Doctor of Musical Arts from Louisiana State University, where I received a full-time assistantship from the collaborative piano department.

I have more than twelve more...

"I have completed two Master of Music degrees, the first from Fu-Jen University in Taiwan, and the second from New York University, where I received a full-time graduate assistantship as an adjunct piano instructor. I have also earned a Doctor of Musical Arts from Louisiana State University, where I received a full-time assistantship from the collaborative piano department.

I have more than twelve years experience teaching piano to students ranging from age five to undergraduate performance majors. Besides solo piano lessons, I have additional teaching competencies in class piano, eurhythmics, music theory, ear training, sight singing, and music appreciation. My objective with each student is to help them develop a toolbox of skills and knowledge they can access in order for them to unlock their musical and emotional potential within their music. I am compassionate about teaching students and aim to provide them with practical advice I wish I had heard in my early years of piano lessons. My major piano professor, Gregory Sioles has been the inspiration for my teaching philosophy; to always offer students encouraging and useful feedback. It is the warmth and care he has for students that aspires me to become a mentor like him.

I have experience in nearly every facet of piano performance--from solo recital, to concerto with orchestra, to festivals, to national and international competitions. My performance of the Schumann ABEGG Variations was praised in the Bellini News for its “sharp sounds, knowledgeable use of pedal, and a surprisingly pearly and limpid touch.”

I’m currently working at Louisiana State University as a Staff Pianist. In the past five years, I have given over 100 instrumental and vocal collaborative recitals, as well as performing in group learning settings (including class activities such as Acting for Opera, German Diction, and French Diction, and ensembles like LSU Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Winds, and Women’s Choir). I also collaborated with the LSU bass studio for four years, and" less...

Details

fee: $60 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 7 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Zih-Yun L. is a certified tutor

Fu-jen Catholic University, Human Science

New York University, Masters

Louisiana State University, PhD

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Subjects Tutored

Piano