RCM Advanced Piano Specialist, ARCT Piano Performance Diploma, ARCT Piano Pedagogy Diploma
Ruby Chung obtained her ARCT in piano performance and pedagogy with honours and distinction. She studied with renowned Canadian musician Dr. John Burge in composition and orchestration. Besides playing the piano and composing, music education is Ruby’s biggest passion. She studied a wide variety of music teaching methods with Dr. Karen Frederickson at Queen’s University, such as the Dalcroze, Kodaly, and Orff method. Ruby is a certified Yamaha group music instructor and holds the Yamaha Grade 4 Teachers Certificate. Ruby believes deeply in the benefits of learning music in a group setting. Singing to her, is the best way to understand the expression of music from within. Her teaching objective is to lead students to the “aha!” moment in understanding what they were taught and become prompted to apply it to their lives. Ruby currently teaches group music lessons and private piano lessons at Yamaha Music School. She is also a teacher trainer for Yamaha Music School in regional teaching seminars across Canada.