Keyboard News

sophia zervas

Outstanding Sophomore 2017: Sophia Zervas

May 9, 2017

"Music offers an intellectual, emotional and kinesthetic challenge unlike any other discipline, and I love being able to express myself through this beautiful art form."Read more »
becky roser making speech

Roser Piano and Keyboard Department named after gift from longtime music champion

April 11, 2017

Becky Roser, a longtime College of Music supporter and former chair of the Music Advisory Board, recently created an endowment, naming the keyboard area the Roser Piano and Keyboard Program.Read more »
screenshot of alejandro's piano program

Online summer piano course open for registration

April 11, 2017

This summer, Alejandro Cremaschi will teach a class of 15-20 students the finer points of beginner piano playing. They'll go through a sequence of fun piano pieces and learn about rhythm, reading music, hand placement and chords—and they'll do it entirely online.Read more »
collaborative pianist on stage

It takes a team to make music

March 6, 2017

Collaborative piano professors Alexandra Nguyen and Margaret McDonald explain the history and purpose of the collaborative piano practice.Read more »
alex nguyen on stage

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with Alexandra Nguyen

March 1, 2017

Pianist Alexandra Nguyen and friends present "Musings" at our next Faculty Tuesday recital on March 7, featuring works by Higdon, Schubert and Rachmaninoff.Read more »
geri walther on stage

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with Geraldine Walther

Feb. 22, 2017

Join Takács Quartet violist Geraldine Walther for a variety of works and styles, from Beethoven's String Trio in G Major to Schoenberg's seldom-performed String Trio.Read more »
david korevaar playing piano

Piano professor set to give music's first Distinguished Research Lecture

Feb. 20, 2017

David Korevaar talks about the score as the root of context for any musical work this Friday as he presents “The score is alive … with the sound of music.”Read more »
jennifer hayghe playing piano

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with Jennifer Hayghe

Feb. 15, 2017

Experience the dazzling brilliance of Scarlatti, the nostalgia of Grieg and the majesty and intensity of Mendelssohn with Jennifer Hayghe and friends on Feb. 21.Read more »
david korevaar on stage

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with David Korevaar

Jan. 25, 2017

Delight in an intimate evening of music from the bookends of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries with Professor of Piano David Korevaar.Read more »
margaret mcdonald at the piano

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with Margaret McDonald

Jan. 18, 2017

Join pianist Margaret McDonald and colleagues Harumi Rhodes, Peter Cooper and Jennifer Bird as they perform the repertoire most frequently requested for collaborative piano auditions at Faculty Tuesday on Jan. 24.Read more »

Pages

Pages