Faculty

Lim Angela Tchoi

Lim Angela Tchoi is the Assistant Professor of Applied Piano and the Director of Keyboard Studies at Henderson State University. She holds the Doctorate of Musical Arts in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from Arizona State University, where she completed her coursework with a cumulative GPA of 4.0 and received Special Talent Awards from the School of Music. She was also recommended twice by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program for a Study/Research Grant in Germany, for which she was selected as an Alternate in 2015-16. After receiving the Second Prize at the 2016 Jacob Flier International Piano Competition, Lim Angela Tchoi pursued further studies at the Hochschule für Musik in Detmold, Germany, thanks to a generous scholarship from the Vladimir & Haewon Feltsman Piano Foundation. Dr. Tchoi earned her Master of Music and the Bachelor of Music degrees in Piano Performance at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music. Her expertise is in the compositions of Swiss musician Frank Martin (1890-1974), which led to extensive research in the Netherlands and Switzerland. She is fluent in English and Korean, and has studied French, German, and Italian.