Lu Peng began music studies at age 6 and was admitted to middle school of Shanghai Conservatory of Music in 1978. She continued 4 years of college study at the same school and stayed on as a faculty member after graduating, where she taught hammered dulcimer. After coming to the United States, she joined the Talent Performer Advanced Program at University of Southern California and then earned a Master’s Degree of Piano Pedagogy from Holy Names University. She has participated in many concerts including: Carnegie Recital Hall and Lincoln Center in New York, the National Concert Hall in Taipei, Taiwan and City Hall in Hong Kong, and others. She also worked at Walt Disney World for 10 years. She now enjoys teaching music at Laney College.