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Music educator

Sylvia Wang, music educator. Member Chamber Music American, Music Teachers National Association (collaborative arts national advisory committee).

Background

Wang, Sylvia was born on August 5, 1960 in Georgetown, Penang, West Malaysia. Came to the United States, 1983. Daughter of Leon Liang-Kuo and Soei-Ien (Tan) Wang.

Education

Diploma Random Access Memory, Royal Academy Music, London, 1981. Performers certified, Eastman School Music, 1985. MM, University Rochester, 1985.

DMA, University Rochester, 1987.

Career

Assistant professor music University Iowa, Iowa City, 1987-1990. Associate professor piano and chamber music, coordinator piano program Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1990. Member Samaris Piano Trio, Cleveland, since 1981.

Artistic director Samaris Piano Trio, Cleveland, since 1987. Member Present Music Group, Milwaukee, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Recordings on Northeastern, Cadenza Classics, Newport Classic and Boston Records labels.

Membership

Member Chamber Music American, Music Teachers National Association (collaborative arts national advisory committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, attending arts events, travel.

Connections

father:
Leon Liang-Kuo Wang

mother:
Soei-Ien (Tan) Wang