Nicholls State University


Dr. Ying-Shan Su

Title: Instructor | Collab Pianist
Department: Music
Office Phone: 985-448-4605
Office Location: 270 Talbot Hall


B.F.A. National Taiwan Normal University
M.M National Chiao Tung University
M.M. Lee University
D.M.A. University of Maryland


MUS 101: Basic Piano
MUS 169: Class Piano I
MUS 170: Class Piano II
MUS 269: Class Piano III
MUS 270: Class Piano IV


Taiwanese pianist, Ying-Shan Su joined the faculty at Nicholls in fall 2022. Prior to
Nicholls State, she has served as the collaborative pianist at Northwest Missouri State
University, Duke Ellington School of the Arts and Lee University. She also taught at
both Lee University and Cleveland State Community College as a piano instructor.


Dr. Su has received the Government Scholarship to Study Abroad from Taiwan’s
Ministry of Education to pursue a doctorate degree in collaborative piano. She has
participated in festivals and conferences such as the Women Composers Festival of
Hartford, the Music by Women Festival, the Aspen Music Festival, the National
Orchestral Institute and the National Collegiate Choral Organization National
Conference. She has also been a featured pianist on several CDs for the Naxos and
Delos record labels.