Lim Lee Peng
Senior : Contemporary Piano & Jazz Piano
Available : Monday, Thursday & Sunday
Spoken Languages : English, Malay & Chinese
Lessons via : Face2Face & Online
Lim Lee Peng received her first class honour in Bachelor of Music (Music Performance) from University Putra Malaysia studying jazz piano as her major under Dr. Chan Cheong Jan and Mr Tay Cher Siang, and flute as her minor under Dr. Jennifer Teng.
After graduation, Lee Peng explored different kinds of jazz in workshops and festivals around the world working with the Concert Musicians Training Programme by Mega Force Studio Taiwan and Greg Lyons’ Groove Work Masterclass; Helen Sung Masterclass; Thailand Jazz Workshop in Rangsit and Mahidol University; Taiwan International Summer Jazz Camp (TISJA) and Singapore Jazz Workshop. Being the Outstanding Participant in TISJA, she was offered to attend a one-week jazz programme in Senzoku Gakuen College in Tokyo under Yuki Arimasa.
She was one of the finalists in Malaysian Jazz Piano Competition 2016 and the Champion of Pop and Jazz category in the Roland Piano Festival in 2012. In October 2017, she was invited to perform in the Western Australia Meets Jazz Festival, Tokyo, and also the 30th Anniversary of Chinese Chamber of Commerce with her current jazz band, JSY in Perth, Australia.
Under the programme of Master and Murid, Lee Peng was chosen by Mr Tay Cher Siang to perform with his band WVC in Yayasan Sime Darby Arts Festival Gala Night 2016. Roland Factory Malaysia’s Opening Ceremony also invited her to perform along with Alex Hutchings from the UK in 2015.
Apart from jazz, Lee Peng enjoys Japanese music and joined RAIJIN in 2015 to play ‘Anime music’ in the Comic Fiesta KLCC and Animangaki in Sunway Convention Centre. She is also active in music for special needs and at the International Early Childhood Intervention Conference she performed with Sayuri Shirai, a down-syndrome marimba player from Japan, who inspired her in music therapy, education and performance.
Lee Peng is active in media; she had the opportunity to perform in The Voice Malaysia/Singapore Grand Final 2017 and also Astro Classic Golden Melody Competition (Semi Final 2017); accompanied 8TV host, Cheryl Lee Xin Yi to perform for her Recital Book Tour around KL, Ipoh and Penang, in 2016. Currently Lee Peng is actively performing in Kuala Lumpur in many venues such as No Black Tie, Bobo KL, Suzie Wong, Morganfields’ Mid Valley and many other private functions.