- Levels Taught:
- Teaches students:
- 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 ***
RCM (Royal Schools of Music) Examination Program
Certified piano teacher to teach piano
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He's a very nice person and doesn't get mad at me when I make a mistake. He's an amazing piano teacher!
Jee is very patient and kind. My granddaughters love to go to their lessons.
So far, we are extremely happy with Mr. Jee. He is very good with young students.
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.