Music Theory, B.M., M.M./Diploma Piano Performance and Pedagogy and Organ, Academy of Music and the Performing Arts, Frankfurt, F.R.G. Additional organ, piano, theory, voice and comprehensive music studies at Dr. Hoch's Conservatory and Ev. Church Music School, Frankfurt. Principal teachers include Wolfgang Hees, piano; O.J. Burba, organ; Mark Opeskin, Theory; Bernhard Wetz, Department Head/Director of Studies, piano pedagogy. Participated in Orff Schulwerk workshops at Cleveland State University. Organist and Chime Choir Director at St. John Lutheran Church, South Euclid, Ohio. Eurhythmics, Chime Choir, music understanding classes instructor with the Broadway School of Music and the Arts, Cleveland, Ohio. Frequent recitalist as both soloist and accompanist. Member AGO. Appointed to faculty, 1995.
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October 29, 2014, 8:00 pm
Marla Berg, soprano, guest artist
Tanya Ell, cello, guest artist
Robert Woolfrey, clarinet, guest artist
Jason Smith, trombone
Linda Jones, piano
Ralitsa Georgieva-Smith, piano
New Music Series Symposium
November 1, 2014, 1:30 pm
James Mobberley, guest composer
Preparatory: Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony Concert
November 2, 2014, 3:00 pm
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony I
Dr. Gary M. Ciepluch, conductor
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Symphonic Winds
Melissa Lichtler, conductor
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Concert Winds
Daniel Crain, conductor