Amy  Chang

Amy Chang

Artist Affiliate, Viola

Contact Information

Phone: 404.518.8892
Email: achang@agnesscott.edu OR achg28@gmail.com

Office Hours: By appointment only

Academic Degrees

B.M., Rice University
M.M., Rice University

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Amy Chang received her Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees from Rice University, Shepherd School of Music. For fourteen years, Ms. Chang was a member of the Houston Ballet Orchestra, the Houston Grand Opera Orchestra, and performed frequently with the Houston Symphony Orchestra. After moving to Atlanta in 2003, Ms. Chang played regularly with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the Atlanta Opera Orchestra, where she served as Acting Viola Principle. Ms. Chang was a member of the viola section of the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra from 2005 to 2017.

Ms. Chang performed with world-renowned conductors and soloists and toured Europe and the United States with the Houston Symphony Orchestra and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Chang also has made numerous recordings with the Houston Grand Opera, the Houston Symphony Orchestra, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestras, which was the recipient of several Grammy awards. Ms. Chang was a winner of the Taiwan National Music Competition. An active chamber music musician, Ms. Chang was a regular guest artist at the Texas Music Festival and has performed in numerous chamber music concerts in Atlanta, Houston, Michigan, and Hong Kong. She was a faculty member of the Interlochen Music Festival in Michigan, and was invited as a viola faculty member of the Asian Youth Orchestra in Hong Kong from 2009-2013. In 2016, Ms. Chang was invited to serve as the viola coach for the Harpa International Music Academy in Reykjavik, Iceland.​

Ms. Chang has been teaching at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia since 2011. Ms. Chang and her husband, William Pu are the founders of the William Pu Music Academy in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Professional Activities

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Atlanta Opera Orchestra
Atlanta Ballet Orchestra

Ms. Chang has made recordings with the Houston Symphony Orchestra, Houston Grand Opera, and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. 

Awards and Honors:
Grammy Award-winning recordings with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Winner, Taiwan National Young Artist Competition

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