School of Music
College of Performing and Visual Arts
MM, DMA: University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music
BM: Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing China
Piano solo and concerto performance, chamber music collaboration, keyboard literature
Dr. Weng has performed more than twenty piano concerti with orchestras across the U.S., Europe and Asia, including the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and China National Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. He has given solo recitals around the world including New York’s Carnegie Hall and Merkin Concert Hall, Chicago Culture Center, Vienna’s Peterskirche, London’s Royal College of Music, Singapore National University, China National Center for Performing Arts, and Taiwan National Concert Hall. He is frequently invited to perform and teach at such esteemed music festivals as Tanglewood Music Festival, Music Fest Perugia, TCU Cliburn Institute, Messiaen Festival, Rocky Ridge Music Center and Breckenridge Music Festival.
Student prizes and admission/placement:
My students have won top prizes at numerous regional, national, and international competitions, including the Bösendorfer/Schimmel USASU International Piano Competition, Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition, Arthur Fraser International Piano Competition, MTNA’s Colorado State and Division Competitions (2009-2010, 2012-2015), Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Competition, UNC’s Southard Competition (two times), and other major competitions in the region.
Graduates of my class have been admitted by such schools as Eastman School of Music, Juilliard School, University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, Cleveland Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music, New England Conservatory, New York University, Peabody Institute, and University of Missouri. My past students have been offered teaching and administrative positions in the U.S., China, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Brazil.