Calendar Fall 2017 – Spring 2018

July 2017 – National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, Presenter (50-minute session).

What Lies Beneath: Teaching Intermediate Students about Structure, Rhythmic Impulse, and Melodic Content in Bass Lines.  Interactive session in Keyboard Lab on finding bass line structures in intermediate and early advanced teaching repertoire.

Conference Schedule Link


October 2017 – Icicle Creek Music Center (Leavenworth, WA) Adult Piano Retreat with Dr. Lisa Bergman.

Teaching and performing

Link to the retreat


November 2017 – Washington State Music Teachers Association (WSMTA)

Adjudicator for the Outstanding Artist Competition at Washington Central University

Competition Link


March 2018 – National Conference, Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)

Presenter (60-minute session).

Technology in the studio: The Good, The Bad, and The Ethical. My favorite apps for teaching and practicing, and ethical questions that arise around the use of apps and other technology.

Conference Schedule Link


June 2018 – Pennsylvania Music Teachers Association, State Conference

Keynote speaker, Masterclass, Presentation

Conference Link


June 2018 – Ohio University Piano Pedagogy Seminar

Featured Presenter

Conference link


June/July 2018 – Music Teachers’ Association of California (MTAC)

Featured Presenter for the MTAC State Convention, Hyatt Regency of Orange County

Conference Link