Pianist Ann Chang’s curiosity and wide-ranging professional interests have taken her in many directions, allowing her to forge a unique career and establish a distinguished reputation. She is the Founder of Act3 Arts Consulting LLC and the Ann Chang Music Studio in Chicago. Until recently, was the Artistic Director of the Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln, Nebraska- an executive role she has served for 12 years. Dr. Chang is a Fulbright Scholar, specializing in Classic Performance Practice. She has held the positions of Associate Professor of Practice (Piano) for over 24 years and Director of Career Development-Music Entrepreneurship program at the University of Nebraska Glenn Korff School of Music. Ann was the Founder and Director of the award-winning Meadowlark Music Festival, and a former TEDx and TEDwomen Speaker. Dr. Chang is a recipient of a Bachelor, Master, and Doctor of Music degrees from Indiana University – Jacob School of Music
Fulbright Scholar, appointed by the U.S. State Department, specializing in Classic Performance Practice (Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven)
Member of the Music Teachers National Association
Doctoral degree in piano performance from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University
Faculty member at the Music Institute of Chicago
Previously the Artistic Director of the Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln, Nebraska- an executive role she has served for 12 years.