About Sunny

Sunny Cheng has more than eight years of teaching experience, and is currently a full-time private teacher. As of November 2018, she has helped 80 students prepare for ABRSM piano exams, and she has a 100% pass rate. In 2018, 13 of the 27 students that Sunny entered passed their exams with distinction, and 12 passed with merit. 7 of these students were invited to perform at the high scorer concert in the Wellington Region. Sunny is an Associate Member of The Institute of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand: IRMTNZ

Sunny was born in Beijing, China, and moved to New Zealand in 2007. She was already passionate about the piano when she arrived in New Zealand, and was fortunate enough to study privately with Judith Clark while she was attending Wellington Girls’ College. Sunny then studied piano performance at the New Zealand School of Music (Victoria University) with Diedre Irons and Jian Liu, and completed her Bachelor of Music in July 2013.

Sunny has performed in many local concerts and competitions throughout the North Island. She has also been selected to play in many master-classes with international and local concert musicians such as Michael Houstoun, Michael Endres, Peter Nagy, Read Gainsford, John Chen, Guillermo González, Bart Van Oort, The New Zealand String Quartet and The New Zealand Trio.


Feel free to call or text Sunny for further information – 0211 033 066

Or email her at – wellingtonmusiclessons@gmail.com