B i o g r a p h y
Jing Chang is an accomplished concert pianist and an experienced piano teacher. She received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree (Piano Performance) from the University of Minnesota and was Assistant Professor at the China Conservatory after receiving her Bachelor and Master degrees.
Ms. Chang has performed widely as soloist and chamber musician both in the United States and in China. One notable performance was in 2003 at the Steinway & Sons 150th Anniversary Celebration & Concert in Beijing.
Ms. Chang won the 2013 University of Minnesota Concerto Competition, the 16th Annual Masters Concerto and Aria Competition of the Kenwood Symphony Orchestra, the 2013 Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, the 2007 Asian Piano Open Competition in Beijing, and several other major national young artist piano competitions in Asia. She also was a Quarter Finalist of the 2014 Dallas International Piano Competition.
She has 13 years teaching experience including 5 years college teaching. She is experienced in utilizing different teaching methods to cater the diversity of students’ needs, and she is dedicated to teach the whole child. First, she helps students discover their talent and grow the curiosity into life time appreciation to music. Second, she captures every opportunity to enhance discipline, concentration, patience, and determination through piano learning. She teaches music but she also teaches students to be responsible and confident individuals.
Ms. Chang is presently a member of the MTNA, ISMTA.