Wei

Wei has a Master's Degree in Piano Pedagogy from Eastern Michigan University & a Bachelor's Degree of Music in Piano Performance from Qingdao University in Shandong, China. She has also completed Doctoral Study of Musical Arts in Piano Performance from James Madison University in Virginia. With her Outgoing, Friendly, Enthusiastic personality we are ecstatic to have Wei on our top notch Creative Soul team!She has a love for teaching music at all ages & performances that include Concerto Performance with EMU Symphony orchestra in EMUSO Concert, MI & Dohnanyi- Variations on A Nursery Tune Solo Piano Recital, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, Harrisonburg, VA Solo Piano Recital, Sunnyside Retirement Community, Harrisonburg, VA Doctoral Piano Recital in JMU, VA Solo Piano Graduate Recital, Pease Auditorium, EMU, MI 3 A Spring Keyboard/String Recital, MI French Music Piano Recital, MI Student Honors Recital “Bravo: A Celebration of Excellence”, MI Graduation Piano Concert, Qingdao University, China. Selected Chamber Music and Other Performance include Chamber Music Recital for Four-hands Piano, MI Chamber Music Recital for Trio: Piano, Flute and Oboe, MI 02/2015 The 34th Annual Contemporary Music Festival, JMU , “A Meistersinger on the Shore of Lake Hail” for two pianos by Jason Haney Saline Varsity Blues Music Show, Michigan Performed EMU/St.Joe’s Recital at “St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor” MI Performed in Art Music festival, Qingdao University, China. HerSelected Accompanying Experience includes Piano Accompaniment and coach for vocal and instrumentals Accompaniment 100+ pieces in one semester for vocal studio, lessons, master-classes, performances, recitals and juries Violin, Viola, Flute and Clarinet Studio Recital and Degree Recital EMU Women’s Choir and Men’s Choir (rehearsal and performance) Accompaniment for NATS Audition (Michigan). Her Accompanied in Chinese Orchestra Church Service include: Accompaniment Choral ensemble in St. John's Episcopal Church in Plymouth, MI Pianist Accompanist at Harrisonburg Unitarian Universalist in Harrisonburg, VA Accompaniment for Children choir at Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church, VA Occasional pianist at Ann Arbor Chinese Church worship Choir, Ann Arbor, MI  Her Awards and Honors * Winner of Concerto and Aria Competition, Eastern Michigan University, MI, 2018 Winner of Graduate Performance Competition, Eastern Michigan University, MI, 2011 Graduate Assistantship in Accompanying, Eastern Michigan University, MI * The Honor of Excellent Undergraduate Student of Shandong Province, China, 2010 Second Prize of the "Wei Hai Cup" Music and Dance Competition for Shandong Area, China, 2009 Third Prize of “Baldwin-Hai Zhi Yun Cup" of Shandong Musicians Association Professional Piano Competition, Qingdao, China, 2008 * Third Prize of "Strauss Cup" for Meet ICIF in Shandong Province Professional Piano Competitions, Qingdao, China, 2008 Winner of "Tian Tai Cup" of Youth Key Art Competition of First Olympic, Qingdao, China, 2007 * Winner of Silver Prize of Youth Professional Piano Group of Qingdao Music Competition, 2007