Faculty, University of the Pacific

An assistant professor of cello at University of the Pacific’s Conservatory of Music, Vicky Wang is the cellist in Trio 180, an ensemble-in-residence at Pacific. She is also the artistic director and co-founder of C’est Bon Chamber Music Academy dedicated to inspiring the love of music in young musicians through chamber music.

Prior to relocating to California, Wang served on the faculty of Mannes College of Music and the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College in New York City.

Wang’s recent engagements as performer, lecturer and educator include appearances in Chamber Music America Conference (NY), Pacific Music Institute of Hawaii Youth Symphony, MTNA-CAPMT masterclasses, Shkolnikova Academy (France) and Chamber Music Unbound Music Festival (Mammoth Lakes, CA).

Wang has participated in music festivals such as the New York String Seminar; Pacific Music Festival, Japan; Verbier Music Festival, Switzerland; Spoleto Music Festival, Italy; and Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara.

Wang received her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from the Juilliard School and her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from City University of New York. Her principal teachers include Eleonore Schoenfeld, Zara Nelsova, Darrett Adkins, Joel Krosnick and Marcy Rosen.