"Music is a language that doesn't speak in particular words. It speaks in emotions, and if it's in the bones, it's in the bones." — Keith Richards
Associate ProfessorCenter for Dance, Music, & Theatre
Rhoda Wang Jeng has served on the Goucher music faculty since 2002. Dr. Jeng has performed extensively as a soloist and chamber musician in both the United States and Europe. She has appeared as a soloist with orchestras in Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and New York. A winner of numerous competitions, she has received critical acclaim for her concerts and has been painted as a “pianist of considerable grace and poetic insight”. A New York critic described her performance as having a “lush romantic sense and uncommon sensitivity.” Dr. Jeng has been invited to adjudicate and chair piano competitions across the country including at the National Society of Arts and Letters. She has also served on the faculties of Carnegie Mellon University, Drexel University, Grove City College and CCBC. She also is a visiting faculty artist at the Summer Piano Institute at the University of Central Missouri.