Jennifer is a Guzheng soloist, founder and artistic director of Carolina Chinese Orchestra (沁香新民乐团), and a former music director and conductor of RTP Chinese Music Ensemble (北卡民乐团). In 2017, Jennifer starts teaching at the Chinese Music Ensemble at Wake Forest University. in 2018, along with Professor Hsiao-mei Xu, she founded the Chinese Music Ensemble for Duke University.
Jennifer studied traditional Chinese music and guzheng performance with grandmasters in China. In demand around the globe, her appearances have included command performances as soloists for the Emperor of Japan and for former President Bill Clinton. As a guest musician, Chang has also performed with NC Symphony, Orchestra New England, Raleigh Civic Orchestra, North Carolina Ballet, etc.
“Ms Chang was undoubtedly the ideal winsome ambassador to ensure that such “foreign” and forbidding music would become friendly and accessible.” — Paul D. Williams CVNC