Extension Division

Private Instructor - Clarinet

Private Instructor - Piano

Anna Keiserman, born in Ekaterinburg, Russia began her piano studies at the age of 5 at the Volgograd Music School. By the time she completed her studies she had received many national awards, playing her first recital at the age of 14 and making her debut with the Volgograd State Symphony Orchestra at the age of 15.

Private Instructor - Piano

Korean American pianist Kate Kim studied at Korea National University of Arts Pre-College with Dae-Jin Kim in Korea. Kim’s first public debut was at Young San Art Hall with the Prime Philharmonic Orchestra at the age of 11. Kim won several competitions and performed several solos with orchestras as well.

Private Instructor - Piano

Private Instructor - Trumpet

Trumpeter and flugelhornist Anthony Fazio, a native of Staten Island, NY, is a two time Rutgers University graduate with a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Jazz Performance. There he studied under the tutelage of Joe Magnarelli and Joe Mosello. Anthony currently plays lead trumpet for the Mingus Big Band, as well as subs on the Broadway musical “Prince Of Broadway.”

Private Instructor - Flute

Private Instructor - Saxophone

Saxophonist Raymond Kelly is a current Doctorate in Musical Arts candidate in saxophone performance at Rutgers University. He holds a Master’s in Music degree from the Manhattan School of Music and a Bachelor’s in Music degree from Oberlin Conservatory, all in saxophone performance.
 

Piano

  • Courses Taught

    Solo Piano

    Collaborative Piano, Chamber Music

    Keyboard Class Piano, Harmonization

    Piano Literature and Performance Practice

    Music Theory and Aural Skills

  • Education

    2013-Present

    Doctor of Musical Arts,  City University of New York--Graduate Center

    CUNY Five-year Tuition Fellowship

    Piano Studies with Ursula Oppens, Thomas Sauer, Phillip Kawin

     

    2013                                                                   

    Professional Studies, Post-Master of MusicManhattan School of Music

    Piano Studies with Phillip Kawin

     

    2012

    Master of Music, New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

    NYU Steinhardt Music Talent Scholarship                                

    Piano Studies with Artist Faculty Martin Canin, Miyoko Lotto, Jose Ramon Mendez

                        
    2010

    Bachelor of Music, University of Northern Colorado   

    Graduated with Summa Cum Laude (2010) and Pi Kappa Lambda (April 2009)

    Piano Studies with Lei Weng
     

    2008 

    Bachelor Studies, Tianjin Conservatory of Music  

    Piano Studies with Svetlana Sokolova

  • Awards

    CUNY Five-year Tuition Fellowship. Graduate Center, City University of New York, 2013-2018

    NYU Steinhardt Music Talent Scholarship. New York University, 2010-2012

    MTNA Competition—Colorado Young Artist. First Prize. Denver, Oct 2009

    UNC College of Performing and Visual Arts Music Talent Scholarship. Greeley, 2008-2010

    Thirteenth Hong Kong-Asian Young Artist Competition, Prize Winner of Bach,

    Mozart, and Rachmaninoff Divisions. Hong Kong. Jan 2007

    Third YAMAHA Piano Competition (Tianjin Division), Third Prize. Aug 2002