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Grace Choi

Organization: Sookmyung Women’s University
Title: Performer, Teacher, and Researcher
Program Graduation: MM, DMA, ALP Certificate 2007
Musical Studies: Music Teaching & Learning, Piano
Musical Specialties: Higher Education, Large Ensemble
Non-Musical Specialties: Research


Grace Choi is an active performer, teacher, and researcher. Since her debut concerto performance at the age of 13 with the University of Texas at Arlington orchestra, she has performed across the world. Dr. Choi performed and presented at Seoul International Computer Music Festival, Asia-Pacific Symposium for Music Education Research, National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, College Music Society Conferences, and more. Dr. Choi taught in Dallas, TX before starting the Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Education at the Eastman School of Music. As the first pianist of the DMA program in the Department of Music Teaching and Learning, Choi served various departments as a teaching assistant and part-time graduate instructor. She was the recipient of the Teaching Assistant Prize for Excellence in Teaching. Since 2009, Dr. Choi has served on the Committee for the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy and currently Co-Chairs the Research Committee. She is presently teaching as the Lecturer at Sookmyung Women’s University.