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Carrollton, Texas, 75006, United States
March 29, 2011

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Han-Yuan Wang


Bachelor of Music: Millikin University, Decatur, IL, August 2007

. Summa Cum Laude, GPA 3.88

. Major: piano and violin performance

. Primary teacher: Professor Judith Mancinelli, Piano; Professor Georgia

Hornbacker, Violin

. Chamber music coaching with Professor Amy Flores and Professor Georgia


. Master Classes with violinists Danwen Jiang, Rachel Barton Pine,

Turtle Island String Quartet, Pacifica String Quartet, and pianists

Morizio Morretti, Ksenia Nosikova, William Heiles

. Substitute teaching in freshman/sophomore theory and ear training and

music fundamentals for non-majors

. Tutor for music theory, form and analysis, counterpoint, music

history, and class piano

. Student accompanist for Class Voice, string department, voice lessons,

juries, opera scenes and productions (Hansel and Gretel, The

Coronation of Poppea, The Magic Flute, and The Marriage of Figaro),

Millikin University Women's Choir and Chamber Choral

European American Musical Alliance: Paris, France (Summer of 2005)

. Individual violin instruction with Tanja Becker-Bender and Henri


. Master Classes with Henri Gronnier and Regis Pasquier

. Extensive training in form and analysis, species counterpoint, and


Primary teachers: Dr. Benjamin Boyle and Dr. Philip Lasser (Juilliard


Teaching/Work Experience

Dallas Music: Dallas, TX (Current)

. One on one piano lessons to beginning through advanced students - est.

20 students

. Curriculum planning between private and group lessons

. Student preparation for DMTA theory testings and competitions

(Sonatina Festival, Jazz/Pop Contest, Dallas Piano Competition,

Achievement Auditions, and Ensemble performance)

. Member of MTNA and ASTA

Private Studio: Dallas, TX (Current)

. Owner

o Design and plan marketing strategies

o Developed a curriculum for after school music program

o Working with a string manufacturer to promote a new line of high

quality student string instruments

. Private piano and violin lessons

. Group and single lesson

Bishop Dunne High School: Dallas, TX (2010-2011)

. Mandarin I, Mandarin II

Wasatch Academy: Mount Pleasant, UT (2008-2010)

. Director of Music

o Developed a cohesive sequential curriculum for the piano and

string department

o Accompanied all student recitals

o Oversaw the preparation and scheduling of student performances on

and off campus

o Incorporate technology into the music department curriculum:

Finale, Garage Band

o Cross-curricular collaboration with faculty members in different


o Started the process for the school to become an All-Steinway School

. Teach individual lessons to violin, viola, and intermediate through

advanced piano students

. Coached string ensembles

. Advisor for six international students: parent relations, academic and

college support

. Taught Mandarin I-II using a project-based curriculum

. Student Cultural trip to China (Summer of 2009)

Snow College: Ephraim, UT (2008-2010)

. Instructor for non piano majors

. Accompanist for student recitals

Millikin University Preparatory Department: Decatur, IL (2004-2008)

. Office Assistant: data entry, marketing, office management

. Instructor of Piano and Violin for pre-college students

. String Seminar assistant: Coached violin sections on All-State

audition music

Starter Strings: Springfield, IL (2007-2008)

. Instructor of beginning 4th grade string orchestra at Chatham

Intermediate School

Millikin University: Decatur, IL (2003-2007)

. Orchestral Librarian

. Accompanist of the string department, voice lessons, Class Voice,

university auditions, choir auditions, Lab Choir, student recitals,

and voice/instrumental juries

Sangamon Valley Youth Orchestra: Springfield, IL (2003-2007)

. Sectional coach for the Preparatory and Concert Orchestra under the

direction of Maestro Richard Haglund

Orchestral Experience

. Illinois Symphony Orchestra: (2007-2008)

. Eastern Illinois University Orchestra: substitute player (2007-2008)

. Danville Symphony Orchestra: substitute player (2007-2008)

. Springfield Community Orchestra: substitute player (2005-2008)

. The Little Theatre on the Square: Sullivan, IL (2004-2008)

. Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra: substitute player (2002-2008)

. Millikin Decatur Symphony Orchestra: (2002-2008)



. Pi Kappa Lambda recital (2005-2007)

. Millikin String Arts Ensemble: soloist (2004)

. Millikin Decatur Symphony Orchestra: soloist for PASS concert (2004)

. Sangamon Valley Youth Orchestra: concerto winner (2003)


. Recital with Prof. Georgia Hornbacker (Millikin University, March 6,


. Solo Recital: Wasatch Academy (April 2010)

. Faculty Recital: Snow College (October 2009)

. Brown Bag Recital, Springfield, IL (December 2009)

. Springfield Community Symphony Orchestra: soloist (May 2008)

. Solo Recital at Lincoln Land Community College (February 3, 2008)

. Millikin Decatur Symphony Orchestra: concerto winner (2006)

. Pi Kappa Lambda recital (2004, 2005)

. Alton Symphony Orchestra: concerto winner (2002, 2003)

Honors and Awards

. Winifred Saint Clair Minturn Award: Senior selected for excellence in

performance to the musical life of the university (2007)

. Wilna Moffett Award: Outstanding senior keyboard performer (2007)

. Alice Herren Ayer Award: Outstanding piano student (2006, 2007)

. Pi Kappa Lambda Award: Freshman/Sophomore Certificate of Honors (2004,

2005), Outstanding Music Theory and Music History (2006), Outstanding

Senior Award and student member (2007)

. Presser Award: Outstanding music major award based on excellence and

merit (2006)

. Young Artist Award: music scholarship based on talent

Additional Activities

. Illinois High School Association: district string adjudicator

(Decatur, 2007)

. Illinois Music Educator Association: district string adjudicator

(Effingham, 2006,2007)

References given upon request.

2050 Keller Springs Road #725

Carrollton, TX 75006

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