Teaching Associate Professor
What I doAssociate Teaching Professor of Piano; Chair of Keyboard Department
Dr. Cheng studied under such luminaries as Gilbert Kalish and Ann Schein, distinguishing herself in several international competitions during her formative years, and receiving the prestigious Prix-Ville de Fontainebleau in France, personally presented to her by Philippe Entremont.
Dr. Cheng served on the faculties of the City University of New York and the Manhattan School of Music Precollege before moving to Kuwait in 2012 to join the newly established Department of Music at the American University of Kuwait, and she quickly gained great renown throughout the Middle East. In 2015, Stephanie returned to the U.S. to join the faculty at the Lamont School of Music of the University of Denver, where she is Chair of the Keyboard Department. She serves on the Board of Directors for The Allied Arts, Inc., a non-profit grant program that supports young artists. Further information and musical offerings are available on www.stephanie-cheng.com.
Stephanie Cheng is a Steinway Artist.
- DMA, Piano Performance, Stony Brook University, 2002
- MM, Piano Performance, Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University, 1996
- BM, Piano Performance, Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University, 1993
- Music Teachers National Association
- Pi Kappa Lambda