Conservatory of Music
Guest Lecturer (Class Piano)
On Faculty since 2001
M.M., piano performance, Northwestern University, 1985
B.A., piano, Seoul National University, 1977
About Cheryl Lim
Cheryl Cheon-Ae Lim holds a bachelor degree in piano from Seoul National University in her native land of Korea, and a Master of Music degree in piano chamber music and accompanying from Northwestern University. She won first place in the Korean Cultural Center piano competition, and also received first place in the Chicago Musical College Scholarship Competition. Cheryl Lim was selected as one of six demonstration student-teaches at the National Conference on Piano Pedagogy, while she was working on her Doctor of Music study in piano pedagogy and performance at Northwestern University. Ms. Lim is a frequent competition adjudicator for MTNA, Guild, and the Society of American Musicians. Her students won numerous competitions including Steinway Piano Competition and the Concerto Competition with Harper Symphony Orchestra. She holds a national certification from MTNA and Suzuki Association of the Americas.