Dr. Vivian I-Miao Liu is a versatile collaborative pianist. She has worked with the Long Beach Opera, Opera Idaho, Opera Pacific, Classical Singers Association, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Songfest, Boys Choir of Harlem, Calico Winds, California Quartet, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Pacific Symphony, Redlands Bowl, Riverside Philharmonic, Southwest Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference, International Double Reed Society Conference, and Pokorny Low Brass Seminar.
In concerts, she has collaborated with musicians from the Boston Symphony, Chicago Symphony, LA Opera Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Pacific Symphony, San Diego Symphony, San Francisco Symphony, Shanghai Philharmonic, and Vienna Philharmonic, as well as singers from the Baltimore Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, LA Opera, Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, and Washington Opera. She has performed internationally in Taiwan, Russia, Austria and the U.S., and has appeared on the radio and television.
She received a DMA in keyboard collaborative arts from the University of Southern California. She has given lectures at the Tainan National University of Arts in Taiwan. She has been invited to judge competitions at the MTAC and SYMF. Currently she is on the faculty at the Chapman University as well as the principal rehearsal pianist with the National Children's Chorus.