Faculty & Staff

John Perry
Lecturer, Piano

My aim is to enhance a student’s musical personality, expand his/her strengths while improving possible weaknesses.

Degrees & Accomplishments
MML, Eastman School of Music
Fulbright Scholarship to Vienna
Full Professor since age 34

Mr. Perry presents master classes throughout the world, and is a jury member at many of the most prestigious international piano competitions. Two of his students have been first-prize winners in the Rubinstein, four first-prizes in the Music Teacher’s National Association national competition, and first-prize winners in the Naumburg competition, National Chopin competition, Cleveland Competition, Beethoven Foundation competition, the Federated Music Clubs, and the YKA, AMSC, and YMF competitions, and finalists in numerous others.