Helen Cheng Music Studio
Katherine is a gifted and passionate young musician who loves to share her talent with others.
Katherine started learning piano at a tender age of 3. She has since won numerous gold medals in piano competitions throughout the Lower Mainland Area, including Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival, Kiwanis Fraser Valley International Music Festival, and South Fraser Piano Festival. In March of 2020, she performed Grieg Piano Concerto in A Minor in the Gala Concert for the Gold medalists of SFPF, and was awarded a scholarship for her outstanding performance.
She holds ARCT diploma by the Royal Conservatory of Music in Piano performance.
Katherine also plays Jazz piano, flute, and guitar. and has been on the principle’s list every year since she started her study at Seaquam Secondary School. In her spare time, she loves to read and go outdoors, and is an avid skier and golfer.
Helen Cheng B.Mus, M.Ed, ARCT
Helen started her musical training at the age of 5, and later went to the prestigious Stella Matutina Girls’ High School and enrolled in a class for musically talented students. Before graduation, She was recommended for admission to the National Institute of the Arts of Taiwan. After a year of study at the National Institute, Helen was relocated to Vancouver, Canada with the family in 1993, and admitted to the School of Music at the University of British Columbia, where she obtained her bachelor of Music performance, and Master of Music Education degrees. She has also obtained her ARCT diploma by the Royal Conservatory of Music in Piano performance.
Helen started teaching piano and flute in 1994, and have more than 25 years of experience in private, group and school teaching (Art director at Beanstalk International School and Music teacher and choir conductor at British School of Guangzhou), and is a certified teacher with the Royal Conservatory of Music and a member of British Columbia Registered Teachers' Association and Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations.