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The piano area provides the highest artistry training for talented students to achieve their professional goals as a performer, teacher, or scholar. Students work closely with our devoted and supportive faculty for artistic growth. Our comprehensive program provides courses in piano literature, piano pedagogy, keyboard harmony, accompanying, chamber music coaching, and also many performance opportunities.

The piano area also offers an international piano festival and competition each year, with categories for all ages and prizes including scholarships and cash prizes. 2023's festival and competition will take place on March 10-12, and competition applications are due by February 3. Click here for more information.

Currently we offer the following programs:


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