My piano students come from all regions of the Greater Vancouver area — including Burnaby, Coquitlam, Vancouver, New Westminster, Richmond, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, and Surrey.  The majority of my students are ages 6 – 18, and range in ability from intermediate to (including) advanced studies.

Recent Student Accomplishments

  • Canadian Music Competition 2018 finals (Montreal), 2nd place winner, 10-year category: student Owen Wang
  • RCM Licentiate Diploma with Distinction (June 2018): student Sue Wang
  • Coquitlam Youth Orchestra concerto audition 2018 winners: students Chengyan Shi and Owen Wang
  • Performing Arts BC 2018, Junior A winner: student Eric Zhang
  • Vancouver Kiwanis Festival 2018 nominee to the BC Performing Arts Festival (May 2018): student Eric Zhang (Junior A)
  • Kiwanis Fraser Valley Festival 2018 nominee to the BC Performing Arts Festival (May 2018): student Sue Wang (Intermediate)
  • Canadian Music Competition 2018 National Audition winners (heading to Montreal for the finals in June): students Alvin Liang (10-year category), Owen Wang (10-year category), and Ryan Shi (14-year category)
  • CDMF 2018 provincial nominees to the BC Performing Arts Festival (May 2018): students Owen Wang (Junior A) and Ryan Shi (Junior B)
  • North Shore Music Festival 2018 award winners for the highest marks in their categories:  students Alvin Liang and Rhea Zhu
  • Celebration of Excellence winners (90% or higher in 2017 RCM exams): students Owen Wang, Matthew Yeung, Aaron Zhao, Alicia Hu, Aubrey Zhang, and Julia You.
  • Vancouver International Competition of Russian Music 2018, winner 10 and under category: student Alvin Liang
  • Crescendo Competition 2018 audition winners, performing in Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall in February 2018: students Eric Cao, Alicia Hu, Owen Wang, and Aubrey Zhang
  • Vancouver International Music Competition 2017, Young Artists category Silver Medalist: student Sue Wang
  • Pacific International Music Festival 2017, winner of the Intermediate Piano category at the Gala performance: student Alvin Liang
  • BC provincials 2017 winner (Performing Arts BC), Junior B, 14 and under: student Sue Wang
  • Royal Conservatory Gold Medal award for attaining the highest mark in a Level 10 piano examination in British Columbia in 2016: student Allice Wang
  • Canadian Music Competition, National finals (held in Drummondville Quebec, June 2016), 2nd place out of 5 competitors in the “Piano: 13 Years” category: student Sue Wang
  • ARCT Performer’s Diploma (June 2017), receiving First Class Honours with Distinction: student Julia You
  • Coquitlam Youth Orchestra concerto audition 2017 winner: student Sue Wang

Congratulations to all of my students who participated in the following music festivals and competitions:  The Vancouver Kiwanis Festival, the Fraser Valley Kiwanis Festival, the CDMF Performing Arts Festival, the Richmond Music Festival, the Pacific International Youth Piano Festival, the Student Performers’ Guild Festival, the North Shore Music Festival, the Vancouver International Music Competition, the Vancouver International Competition of Russian Music, and the Canadian Music Competition.

Student Conservatory Exam Results

Conservatory Music Exams, 2018 (most recent first)

  • Sue Wang
    RCM Licentiate Diploma, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2018)
  • Eric Cao
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2018)
  • Owen Wang
    RCM Grade 8 PIano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2018)
  • Nicholas Hu
    RCM Grade 8 PIano, First Class Honours (June 2018)
  • Allice Wang
    RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2018)
  • Joy (Xin Jie) Wu
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2018)
  • Matthew Yeung
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2018)
  • Braden Honson
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2018)
  • Olivia Hou
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2018)
  • Summer Uy
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2018)
  • Rhea Zhu
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2018)
  • Enya Cao
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2018)
  • Alvin Liang
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (January 2018)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2017

  • Aubrey Zhang
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2017)
  • Aaron Zhao
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2017)
  • Owen Wang
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2017)
  • Charles Deces-Petit
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2017)
  • Julia You
    RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2017)
  • Alicia Hu
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2017)
  • Gabrielle Tang
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2017)
  • Emma Guo
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2017)
  • David Yeung
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2017)
  • Thomas Li
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2017)
  • Matthew Yeung
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2017)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2016

  • Nancy Wang
    RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma, First Class Honours (August 2016)
  • Allice Wang
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2016)
    RCM Gold Medal, Grade 10 Piano, highest mark in British Columbia (2016)
  • Max Qiang
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2016)
  • Olivia Hou
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2016)
  • William Bowering
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2016)
  • Chloe Yeung
    RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma, First Class Honours (January 2016)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2015

  • Eric Cao
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2015)
  • Charles Deces-Petit
    RCM Grade 2 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2015)
  • Si Yu (Corrine) Guo
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Owen Smith
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Max Qiang
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Aubrey Shi Zhang
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2015)
  • Faustina Chui
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Zhen Yang (Thomas) Li
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Matthew Yeung
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2015)
  • Julia You
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2015)
  • Joy Wu
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (April 2015)
  • Fei Ying
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (April 2015)
  • Matthew Cao
    RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma, First Class Honours with Distinction (January 2015)
  • Brian Ji
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (January 2015)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2014

  • Changfeng (Felix) Zhou
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2014)
  • David Yeung
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2014)
  • DingChen (Tingbo) Xue
    RCM Grade 8 PIano, First Class Honours (August 2014)
  • Nancy Wang
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2014)
  • Winnie Zhuang
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2014)
  • Allice Wang
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2014)
  • Joy Wu
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2014)
  • Eric Cao
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2014)
  • Emily Thom
    RCM Elementary Piano Pedagogy Certificate (January 2014)
  • Igor Culibrk
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (January 2014)
  • Aubrey Zhang
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (January 2014)
  • Faustina Chui
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (January 2014)

 Conservatory Music Exams, 2013

  • Melody Ferrer
    RCM Elementary Piano Pedagogy Certificate (June 2013)
  • Emily Thom
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2013)
  • Stephanie Huang
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2013)
  • Cynthia Huang
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2013)
  • Brian Ji
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2013)
  • Kevin Li
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, Honours (April 2013)
  • Minh Le
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (January 2013)
  • Dickson Zhuang
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, Honours (January  2013)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2012

  • Su Ji An
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2012)
  • Nina Phan Vu
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2012)
  • Si Yu (Corrine) Guo
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2012)
  • Natasha Carr-Harris
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2012)
  • Allie Ho
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2012)
  • Grace Kam
    RCM Grade 5 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2012)
  • Candy Lam
    RCM Elementary Piano Pedagogy Viva (certificate completed) (August 2012)
  • Brittany Wong
    RCM Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Viva (certificate completed) (August 2012)
  • Winnie Zhuang
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2012)
  • Nancy Wang
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2012)
  • Renee Chai
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2012)
  • Kirk Wong
    RCM Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Written (certificate completed) (June 2012)
  • Brittany Wong
    RCM Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Written (June 2012)
  • Igor Culibrk
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (Jan 2012)
  • Grace Kam
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2012)

Conservatory Music Exams 2011

  • [Name Withheld]
    RCM Intermediate Pedagogy Viva Voce (August 2011)
  • Grace Kam
    RCM Grade 3 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2011)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Garbo Hao Mei Lam
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Tianbo Zhu
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Christopher Yee
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Charley Liu
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Nancy Rui Qi Wang
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Elijah Hill
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Ivan Chang
    RCM Grade 5 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2011)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM History II, First Class Honours with Distinction (June 2011)
  • Charlene Lee
    RCM History II, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Leo Sporn
    RCM History II, First Class Honours (June 2011)
  • Christopher Yee
    RCM History II, Honours (June 2011)
  • Connie Hsu
    RCM Elementary Pedagogy Written (certificate completed) (Jan 2011)
  • Corrine (Su Yi) Guo
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2011)
  • Allie Ho
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2011)
  • Grace Kam
    RCM Grade 2 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (Jan 2011)
  • Justin McGrail
    RCM Grade 1 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2011)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2010

  • Candy Lam
    RCM ARCT in Piano Performance (August 2010)
  • Connie Hsu
    RCM Elementary Pedagogy Viva Voce (August 2010)
  • Natasha Carr Harris
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2010)
  • Charley Liu
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2010)
  • Minh Le
    RCM Grade 3 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2010)
  • [Name Withheld]
    RCM Elementary Pedagogy Certificate (completed June 2010)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM History 1, Distinction (June 2010)
  • Leo Sporn
    RCM History 1, Distinction (June 2010)
  • Charlene Lee
    RCM History 1, First Class Honours (June 2010)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2009

  • Charlene Lee
    RCM Intermediate Harmony, Distinction (Dec 2009)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM Intermediate Harmony, First Class Honours (Dec 2009)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2009)
  • Christopher Yee
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2009)
  • Patrick Anderson
    RCM Grade 2 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2009)
  • Minh Le
    RCM Grade 1 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2009)
  • Tianbo Zhu
    RCM Advanced Rudiments (August 2009)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM Basic Harmony/Grade 3 Harmony (August 2009)
  • Charlene Lee
    RCM Basic Harmony/Grade 3 Harmony (August 2009)
  • Garbo Hao Mei Lam
    RCM Grade 9 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2009)
  • Andrew Fan
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2009)
  • Catherine Fan
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2009)
  • Natasha Carr-Harris
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2009)
  • Philip Tonstad
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2009)
  • Candice Zhong
    RCM Grade 10 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2009)
  • Charlene Lee
    RCM Grade 8 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2009)
  • Emily Mah
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (Jan 2009)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2008

  • Andrew Fan
    RCM History 1 (Grade 3 History), Honours (Dec 2008)
  • Christopher Yee
    RCM Basic Harmony (Grade 3 Harmony), Honours (Dec 2008)
  • Alexander Fonarev
    RCM Preliminary Rudiments, First Class Honours with Distinction (Dec 2008)
  • Eric Lam
    DIPABRSM, Diploma of the Associated Board (Nov 2008)
  • Chuan Du
    RCM Advanced Rudiments (August 2008)
  • Andy Guo
    RCM History 1 (August 2008)
  • Charlene Lee
    RCM Advanced Rudiments (August 2008)
  • Emily Mah
    RCM Intermediate Rudiments (August 2008)
  • Sarah Jane Mah
    RCM Grade 1 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2008)
  • Christopher Yee
    RCM Grade 7 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2008)
  • Tammy Tai
    RCM Teacher’s ARCT Diploma (completed June 2008)
  • Andrew Fan
    RCM Grade 3/Basic Harmony (May 2008)

Conservatory Music Exams, 2007

  • Christopher Yee
    RCM Grade 2 Rudiments (December 2007)
  • Christina Chan, Ellen Kim, Michelle Kwon, and Concordia Lo
    Achieved the written and viva voce exams for the Elementary Piano Pedagogy Certificate (June / August 2007)
  • Emily Mah
    RCM Grade 4 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (August 2007)
  • Vivian Ng
    LLCM Diploma in Piano Performance from the London College of Music (June 2007)
  • Andrew Fan
    RCM Grade 6 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2007)
  • Catherine Fan
    RCM Grade 3 Piano, First Class Honours (June 2007)