Peng began practicing the piano since she was 3 years old. At age 17, she ranked 2nd of all pianists in her native province in China. Peng received her Piano Pedagogy and Piano Maintenance certificate in Carnegie Mellon University. She was also a member of CMU Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra. Peng pursued her Master’s in Classical Piano Performance in Manhattan School of Music under Mr. Daniel Epstein. She won the Leadership Award in 2017 at MSM.
Throughout her years, she has performed in numerous solo recitals, chamber music concerts, and has taught countless students and peers in China and the US. Peng’s approach to teaching is based on focusing on the student’s strengths to nurture proactive learning. She emphasizes on collaborative education between teacher and student so that the creative experience is as enriching as possible.