Headshot of cello teacher Sophie Chang

BA, MM Sophie Chang holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Cello Performance from Ithaca College and a Master’s Degree in Performance from the University of Tennessee Knoxville, where she was a graduate teaching assistant. She is trained through Suzuki Book 3 and teaches Suzuki and traditional cello lessons. She has taught in various group and private settings in the United States and Tanzania as part of the Daraja Music Initiative. As a performer she attended the Brevard Music Institute and the Bowdoin International Music Festivals and was principal of the University of Tennessee Symphony Orchestra, the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra, and the Avanti Masterworks Festival orchestra.