Jee Wong

Jee W.

Henderson, NV
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About

Jee delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 5+

Teaching since:
February 2014

Jee W. maintains an exciting and diverse performing career as a concert pianist, composer, vocalist Mr. W. received his Master degree in music where he was a graduate teaching assistant in group piano, piano ensemble and dance accompanying for two years. He was a staff artist and adjudicator for a major piano company in Japan from 1995 - 1999 where he performed and gave workshops in Asia. He has worked with pianist George Winston, choreographer Karen Kaufmann, and R&B artist Brian McKnight. . His work with the disabled "A Step Forward" was featured in PBS in 2002. Mr. W. is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM) and an adjudicator for Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). His soundtrack was featured in the Seattle International Film Festivals in August 2003.

Mr. W. has done various fund raising concerts for local food banks, World Vision and ASAP Ministries.

Mr. W. supports the Corazon de Vida Foundation literacy program; an organization that provides bilingual books and school supplies to thousands of orphans in Mexico. He has recently become the musical ambassador artist for ASAP. An organization that is committed to spreading the Gospel in Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam


*** Lesson Details ***
Private piano lessons with teacher who is an adjudicator for piano competitions and festivals, now accepting students from beginning to advanced levels. My students have won state and national competitions. Piano students receive weekly 30, 45 or 60 minutes private lessons in repertoire, theory, ear training, sight reading and composition. Performance opportunities such as two recitals and numerous group lessons are planned throughout the year. I am bilingual English/Mandarin (Chinese)

Qualified students also participate in activities from the Nevada Music Teachers Association:
1. The Federation of Music Clubs
2. The Musicianship Examination
3. Piano Ensemble Festival
4. The Music Development Program

*** Studio Equipment ***
TG186 (6'1") Young Chang Grand Piano
Roland Digital PIano
A loaning library which has 2000 books

*** Specialties ***
Piano Performance
Early Childhood
College Preparation
Competition
RCM (Royal Schools of Music) Examination Program

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Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Aug 2000 - Aug 2004
University of Montana
Piano Performance and Pedagogy
Sep 1998 - Aug 2001
University of Montana, Missoula

Languages

Mandarin
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

NCTM (National Certified Teacher of Music)
Feb 2001
Music Teachers National Association

Certified piano teacher to teach piano

Affiliations

American Federation of Musicians
May 2008

A labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada. Founding in 1896 as the successor to the "National League of Musicians," the AFM is the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.

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Early Childhood Music and Movement Association
Jul 2005

The non-profit Early Childhood Music & Movement Association (ECMMA) believes appropriate, purposeful music and movement experiences enhance early childhood development and seeks to support early childhood music and movement practitioners by providing resources, advocacy, professional development, and collaboration opportunities.

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National Association for Music Education
May 2004

Founded in 1907, NAfME is among the world’s largest arts education organizations. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers.

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Music Teachers National Association
Apr 2003

The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

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5 Reviews

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mark jackson May 8, 2016
Piano · In studio

Clear, concise, supportive and looking to best move me forward

Kaela E. Jul 30, 2015
Piano · In home

He's a very nice person and doesn't get mad at me when I make a mistake. He's an amazing piano teacher!

Tatum E. Jul 9, 2015
Piano · In studio

Jee is very patient and kind. My granddaughters love to go to their lessons.

Daltha D. Dec 1, 2014
Piano · In studio

So far, we are extremely happy with Mr. Jee. He is very good with young students.

Amali S. Jan 13, 2014
Piano ·

Glade found Mr. Jee W. as my daughter's piano teacher

The most important thing is he helped my daughter to enjoy playing piano music. I believe he is one of the greatest teachers being make their students love piano. First day was great and success having piano lessons in his studio. I will leave more comments as it goes. So far he is brilliant instructor in piano lesson.
Thank you

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