Vivian Fang Liu, Award-winning Pianist, Singer, Songwriter, Grammy voting member and Educator.
Ms. Liu holds two master's degrees in Music Education from Teachers College Columbia University and Classical Piano Performance from New York University. Her performance venues include Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Hammerstein Hall in New York, St. John Smith Hall in London, and Mozart Hall in Vienna.
Ms. Liu has been invited to sing the American national anthem multiple times at the Professional baseball MLB and basketball WNBA games at Citi Field Stadium and Barclays Center in New York. She was also invited to perform at Gracie Mansion, the former New York Mayor Bloomberg's residence on the NYCHA Celebration Day. Ms. Liu was invited to Perform as a special guest for many famous singers from Hong Kong and Taiwan in their North American tour concerts.
Ms. Liu serves as an adjudicator at the festival of NYSSMA New York State School Music Association. She has also been invited to serve as a judge in many local and international competitions, including: Global Youth Musical Instrumental Competition, BMTG International Piano Competition, U.S. Youth Talent Competition, New York Miss Chinese Beauty Pageant Talent Competition and many more.
In Composition, Ms. Liu’s original single "Listen to Beethoven" won the Silver Award of Singer-songwriter category at the Global Music Awards in 2018.
In Education, her students have won numerous awards in national and international piano, vocal and composition competitions. The awards include the First Prize in 2020 Steinway and Sons National Competition, First Prize in the piano category of the 2020 Florida Keys International Music Competition, First Prize in 2020 US New Star Piano Competition, First prize in 2019 New York Global International Music Competition, First prize in 2018 American Protégé International Music Competition, Gold medal in 2018 CCTV Super Baby Talent Competition, First Prize in 2011-2015 New York State Youth Composition Competition, etc. Ms. Liu’s students were invited to perform 45 times at the Carnegie Hall for the past a few years.
In Music Research, Her music research paper was accepted and was invited to present her paper Asian American Music Education at the 12th Asia-Pacific Music Education Research Conference in 2019,Ms. Liu was invited to present at the 34th World Music Education Conference in Finland on the topic of Chinese children’s music education and Chinese women’s music career development in the United States.
In Music production, Ms. Liu works as a producer and project contractor with music business around the world. Her clients including ByteDance, Ltd., the parent company of TikTok and many more.