Ms. Liv ( Piano and Voice)
M.M (Masters of Music, music performance).
B.M (undergraduate degree, music performance).
Member of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and Music Teachers’ Association of California (MTAC)
Liv is an energetic, fun love teacher who is very much loved by her students. Liv teaches private lessons for voice and piano for students of all ages and abilities (age 5 and up) and in a variety of styles. She is committed to helping students to build the technical skills of their instrument, giving them a solid foundation for which musical expressions can be projected.
Ms. Liv teaches singing in the genres of Classical, Pop, and musical. As a professional singer, she understands the importance of proper vocal training and musicianship training and uses solfeggio, theory, sight-singing and rhythmic exercise extensively in the lessons. In addition, she also works for the training department of Piedmont Children Choir — teaching theory, vocal performance and assist in conducting. Liv is continuing doing post-graduate study with world class singer-Victoria Livengood.
For piano lessons, Ms. Liv helps students to learn the music fundamental, dynamic balances, reading skill, phrasing, excellent technique, and incorporates melodic singing in piano playing. “My mission is to let my students to understand, love and confident of play music independently.“ said by Ms. Liv. She also helps students preparing for the exam for the Associated Board for the Royal School of Music (ABRSM) and CM. She is especially good with younger students, and has helped many 4/5 years old students making tremendous progress.
In addition to English, Liv is a fluent speaker of Mandarin (國語) and Cantonese (粵語).