Ms. Byun is a versatile pianist and teacher and accompanist currently residing in Andover Kansas, where she runs a independent teaching studio. She has been studying piano since the age of 5. Since then, music has been her passion.
She has been teaching piano lessons privately to students of all ages and levels for 20 years.
Ms. Byun holds a Bachelor of Education degree and worked as a middle school teacher for 7 years. This experience had a significant impact on her life. After moving to United States, she focused on studying piano pedagogy and teaching piano to all ages and levels.
Beside teaching, playing chamber music has been a lifelong interest for her. She has served as an accompanist for solo/ensemble contest in IGSMA (Illinois Grade School Music Association), and KSHAA (Kansas State High School Athletics Association) state music festival for solo/ensemble.
She is an active member of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Kansas Music Teachers Association (KMTA) and Wichita Metropolitan Music Teachers Association (WMMTA) and is currently pursuing becoming a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM).
She actively seeks to stay current and further her professional development as a teacher by regularly attending local music teacher association events as well as performing chamber music with other musicians.