Born in Beijing, Dr. Ning Tien (formerly Ning Tien Scialla) is a performer and teacher of violoncello, piano, chamber and orchestra ensembles.  With over 30 years of experience, her career as a cellist has taken her around the globe from Boston to Bali, and from New York to Beijing, as well as to numerous cities in the U.S. and Europe.  A resident of Massachusetts, she is the founding member of the New England Piano Trio and currently serves on the faculty of  Fitchburg State University, Atlantic Union College, Joy of Music Program and Keene Community Music Center.

Sound track:

“Song of Loess Plateau”

Song Tao and Tian Liantao, composers

Ning Tien, cello

Wang Yue, piano

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