Meei Fukuyama currently serves as a piano instructor at the Eastside Music School and resides in the Austin area. Prior to the current position, Ms. Fukuyama served as a piano instructor at the Thurman School of Music in Dallas, Texas. In addition, Ms. Fukuyama has also freelanced within her private piano studio and has provided lessons on various woodwind, brass, string, and percussion instruments as she obtained her Texas Standard EC-12 teaching certification (TEA) with Southern Methodist University in 2021.
In 2020, Ms. Fukuyama earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. While in her bachelor’s, Ms. Fukuyama freelanced as a professional musician in the greater Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Currently Ms. Fukuyama is working on obtaining her Master of Music degree in Music and Human Learning at the University of Texas at Austin. Ms. Fukuyama has studied with renowned pianists Fenia Chang, Eva Polgar, and David Karp.