Meng is tremendously enthusiastic about piano teaching. She taught piano for music/non-music majors at NYU as an adjunct instructor from 2013-2015. She has more than 8 years of teaching experience for students at different ages and levels. Her piano lessons can be provided in English or Mandarin.
Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance, Hunter College, CUNY.
Master of Music in Piano Performance, New York University.
Master of Music Education, New York University.
Meng Y. has concertized widely in New York at different venues such as Steinway Hall, Provincetown Playhouse, Black Box Theatre, and Tenri Cultural Institute. The wide repertoire includes works ranging from Baroque to contemporary, and many cultures. Her particular interest in new music and composition has drawn her to the works of emerging composers. Meng has performed in Composers Now Festival and Interharmony International Music Festival in Italy. She had premiered new piece from young composer in Pulsing and Shaking Festival and participated twice as a composer with Youth Music Festival.
Meng began piano study at very young age and entered the Affiliated High School of Sichuan Conservatory on full scholarship. During the time of study in her hometown, Chengdu, Sichuan, she was awarded the First Prize of Sichuan Province Young Artists Festival.