Chialing is a graduate of Jacobs School of Music and Manhattan School of Music. As a performer, she has performed at many places including Carnegie Hall after winning the Vivo Competition. As an orchestral musician, she has played with Evansville Symphony, Owensboro Symphony and Columbus Philharmonic. She is an avid music educator and makes Youtube videos on giving practice advice. Prior to going to IU, she took piano lessons for 15 years and continued to play in college.