Qi Shen was born in Shanghai, China. After finishing her middle and high school studies at the Shanghai Conservatory of music, she furthered her study in piano with Nancy Weems at Moores School of Music in University of Houston, where she received a bachelor’s degree in piano performance.
Ms. Shen has been an active pianist and collaborative artist in Houston areas. In addition to playing, Ms. Shen takes a great interest in teaching. She’s successfully taught piano privately for many years. She is also an organist at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ over a decade.
Ms. Shen also holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from University of Houston. She has been working in commodity and derivatives trading industry in past years.