Daria Swoap grew up in a musician family. She started to play piano when she was four years old. She earned her Master degree of Music and Performing in Russian Academy of music (Gnesin) in 2001. As a pianist, she worked as a piano teacher in Seattle area since 2005, and has experience in performance and teaching Piano for more than 16 years.
Xi Chen is a young Piano teacher, who had experience in learning and teaching piano for over 20 years. She started to teaching students since 2012 when she was learning performance of piano from Professor Kai Zhang in Central China Normal University. Since 2017 she moved to U.S. and started new journey in Master of Arts in Teaching program in Seattle Pacific University.
As a piano teacher, Xi Chen has been certificated by Suzuki and RCM, and experienced in working for Suzuki graduation judging panel. Besides, Xi Chen is good at interpreting music theory and knowledge related to piano test to students.
Xi Chen 是一名年轻的钢琴教师，自幼学习钢琴，从本科起就开始积累钢琴教学经验。师从与华中师范大学张凯教授，钢琴表演方向。 2017年随家人移民至西雅图，就读于西雅图太平洋大学 Master of Arts in Teaching program. Suzuki 认证钢琴教师，RCM 认证钢琴老师。活泼开朗的她多次担任Suzuki graduation 毕业会评委，丰富有趣的解读儿童钢琴作品得到了孩子和家长们的好评。同时擅长讲解考级试唱练耳和乐理知识。帮助孩子们通过RCM 钢琴考级， 学生们在去年的考级中获得优异的成绩。
Yunqing holds a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy. She started taking piano lessons at the age of 4. When she was 14-19 years old, she was selected by the Wuhan Conservatory of Music to attend and graduate. From ages 19-26 she attended Central China Normal University in Wuhan.
Honors and Awards :
Thomas Hell .2008年本科毕业后任职于广西城市学院，音乐系钢琴教师，同时攻读硕士学位。2014年获得硕士学位后 Yunqing 考入美国犹他大学继续深造，主修钢琴教学法。2017年硕士毕业后搬入西雅图进行钢琴，声乐教学工作。她的学生在 Salt Lake Piano competition, USU Piano Festival 中获奖，同时也擅长帮助学生通过英皇考级（ABRSM ）， Suzuki Piano Graduation和留学生艺考生。 从19岁本科开始教学生的她活泼亲切，擅于用生动形象的语言激发学生的弹琴欲望，深受学生及家长的好评。
Xingzimin Pan’s music has been performed in the United States, Canada, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Finland, Malta, South Africa, Hungary, Slovenia, Romania, Poland, Australia, Singapore, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. He is the recipient of several composition competitions include IFCM International Composition Competition, The American Prize, FNMC Composition Contest and China-ASEAN Music Week Composition Competition.
As an active choral composer in China, Pan has collaborated with many outstanding choirs including Sydney Chamber Choir, University of Toronto Women’s Choir, National Taiwan University Chorus, Echo Choirs, Renwen Philharmonic Choir, Peiyang Chorus and Shanghai Spring Children’s Choir. His representative works Poem I, River of Lights and What Flowers Tell You receive strong reviews from both critics and audiences. Pan’s choral works are published by Fudan University Press, Guangdong Education Publishing House and Schott Music.
Besides choral works, Pan’s instrumental music also draws wide attention. Contributing to the new timbre and notation, his Kaidan for flute and piano is performed and studied frequently by performers, composers and theorists throughout the world, and is collected in the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz Library.
Pan has taught music theory at University of Northern Iowa and University of Utah, where he received his MM and PhD in Composition. He is now a Distinguished Research Fellow (Professor) at South China Normal University.
潘行紫旻 Clarity music school 特聘作曲老师，recording 总策划师。 他的作品被演出于美国、加拿大、德国、奥地利、法国、意大利、马耳他、南 非、匈牙利、斯洛文尼亚、罗马尼亚、波兰、澳大利亚、新加坡、中国、香港和台湾 等国家和地区，所获得的作曲比赛奖项来自国际合唱联盟国际作曲比赛、“美国奖” 音乐比赛、中国-东盟音乐周作曲比赛和美国长笛新音乐基金会国际作曲比赛等。
作为近年来一名活跃的青年合唱音乐作曲家，潘行紫旻合作过的合唱团包括悉尼室内 合唱团、多伦多大学女声合唱团、台大合唱团、Echo 合唱团、人文爱乐合唱团、北洋 合唱团、上海春天少儿合唱团等。其代表作品《诗 I》、《灯之河》和《花的诉说》等 在国际和中国合唱界获得了广泛好评，并被复旦大学出版社、广东教育出版社和德国 Schott Music 出版。
合唱音乐创作之外，潘行紫旻的器乐作品 《怪谈》因对新音色的成功挖掘和对现代记 谱法的贡献，获得了欧美音乐界的广泛关注，并被奥地利格拉茨音乐与表演艺术大学 图书馆收录。
潘行紫旻曾学习和工作于美国北爱荷华大学和犹他大学，并获北爱荷华大学作曲硕士和犹他大学作曲博士学位。目前，潘行紫旻担任华南师范大学音乐学院特聘研究员 和Clarity Music School 作曲老师，recording 总策划师
Zoey is a professional pianist with a heart full of passion for working with students and sharing her love of music. She has been studying piano since her early childhood. Zoey graduated from New York University with a Masters Degree in Piano Performance and Music Education. Zoey studied extensively with the most famous pianists and professors including Shi Zhongguang, Ye Huifang, Fang Baili and Feng Degang. She obtained her Bachelor of Music degree from Nanjing Normal University. Ms. Yin participated in various performances and competitions in and outside the province and won numerous gold awards. Also, she held piano solo concerts from 2001 through 2010. During her training in New York, she also learned various educational methods and participated in educational practice activities for kindergarten to high school aged children, which added a wealth of interesting knowledge to her music learning path. Zoey has taught students both in China and Seattle for years, she gives private piano lessons, group lessons and general music lessons to all age groups. She always enjoys sharing her joy of music and her musical journey with students.
Zoey Yin是一位专业的钢琴工作者，当她与学生一起工作并分享她对音乐的热爱时她的内心充满激情。 Zoey从小就开始学习钢琴， Zoey毕业于纽约大学，获得音乐教育硕士学位。她也拥有音乐教育学士学位。 Zoey在获得南京师范大学音乐学士学位后，与石中光，叶惠芳，方百里，冯德纲等省内外最著名的钢琴家和教授们进行了深入的研究和学习，之后她继续师从纽约大学的Fabio博士学习钢琴。Ms. Yin从小参加了省内外的各种表演和比赛，并多次获得金奖。此外，她还在2001年和2010年举办了钢琴独奏音乐会。在纽约的学习培训期间，她还学习了各种教育方法，并参加了从幼儿园到高中的教育实践活动，为她的音乐学习之路增添了丰富的知识储备。 Zoey多年来一直在中国和西雅图教学，她为所有年龄段的学生提供私人钢琴课程，小组课程和基础音乐课程。她总是喜欢与学生分享音乐之旅为人们带来的乐趣。