As a pianist, Deborah Rambo Sinn has performed around the globe as a soloist and chamber music partner with performances around the United States, Europe, China, and throughout Polynesia, New Zealand, and Australia on board the MS Deutschland. Additionally, she played keyboards and piano in over 500 professional musical productions in Europe.


Deborah has taught students from fourteen countries and has owned and operated music businesses in the US and Germany. She has coached numerous professional singers and instrumentalists in the art of musical interpretation. Currently, she teaches in Post Falls, Idaho, and the Underground Conservatory.


Playing Beyond the Notes: A Pianist's Guide to Musical Interpretation (Oxford University Press, 2013) has gained a place in independent music studios and university piano pedagogy programs across the US, Canada, and Europe and is already in its 10th printing.  Her blog posts on music and life as a musician appear on this site. She also works for Clavier Companion Magazine as the Interim Editor-in-Chief and the Director Digital Content. 


Deborah Rambo Sinn has given presentations at Music Teachers National Conference, State Conferences, and other music teacher gatherings. Additionally, she is known for speaking to the general public on how musicians work to develop pieces for performance.