Dr. Hendry Wijaya
pianist
 

RESUME


PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS

     Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall
     United Nations General Assembly Hall 
     Lincoln Center For the Performing Arts
     Merkin Concert Hall (New York City)
     Steinway Hall, New York 
     Bösendorfer Hall (Vienna)
     Jakarta Arts Center
     Yamaha Hall (Indonesia)
     Aspen Music Festival 

AWARDS/HONORS

     Young Artist Piano Award (Artists International), 1996
     Baldwin Piano Award, 1992
     Winner, Concerto Competition (Eastern Music Festival), 1993
     Top Prize, Stravinsky Concerto Competition (Manhattan School of Music), 1994
     Top Prize, Yamaha National Piano Competition,1989
     Dora Zaslavsky Koch Piano Scholarship
     Manhattan School of Music Presidential Merit Scholarship

EXPERIENCE

     Piano Faculty, Westminster Conservatory of Music, Princeton, 2004 to present
     Chief Advisor & Head of Conservatory Department, E.L.M.S. Conservatory—Jakarta, 2007 to present
     Columnist, Advice Column for Staccato (monthly music education magazine in Indonesia), 2004 to present
     President, New Jersey Music Teachers Association (NJMTA), 2015 to 2017
         Board Member since 2007
     Music Director, Wantagh Memorial Congregational Church/ U.C.C., 2000 to 2007
     Member, Board of Advisors, E.L.M.S. Conservatory—Jakarta, 2003 to 2006 
     Piano Faculty, Five Towns Music Consortium, 1999 to 2002
     Music Director, Indonesian Christian Church of New York, 1997-1999
     Piano Faculty, Stecher and Horowitz School of the Arts, 1996 to 1999

TV AND RADIO BROADCASTS

     60-minute Live TV interview on “Hello VOA”, Voice of America
     30-minute interview on “Musician’s Life,” FM Classic Radio
     Live Interview, Sonora FM & Ramaco FM
     National Headline News, National English News TV, AnTeve Network, Indo Siar TV (Indonesia)

EDUCATION

     D.M.A., M.M., B.M., Manhattan School of Music 
     L.R.S.M. Diploma, Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (U.K.)
     Piano Teachers: Constance Keene, Herbert Stessin, Robert Weirich, Jung-Ja Kim
     Chamber Music Teachers: Jeanne Baxtresser, Sylvia Rosenberg, Frank Morelli, Linda Chesis 
     Master Classes: Peter Frankl, Charles Rosen, Michael Ponti, Lillian Freundlich, Paul Badura-Skoda
     Piano Pedagogy: Elly Lim, Paul Sheftel, Vera Wills, Melvin Stecher, Norman Horowitz

SPECIAL SKILLS

     Multilingual in English, Indonesian, Mandarin and Chinese dialects
     Computer Literacy 


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