Pianist Olga Radosavljevich was the recipient of the Distinguished Teacher Award from The White House Commission on Presidential Scholars. She has appeared in recital and with orchestras throughout the U.S. and Yugoslavia. In 2005, she received the Distinguished Alumni Award from CIM. The Olga Radosavljevich Preparatory Scholarship in Piano was established at CIM in 2000.


  • BM, MM, AD, Cleveland Institute of Music; studied with Arthur Loesser, Victor Babin and Vitya Vronsky
  • Music Academy in Belgrade, Yugoslavia; studied with Danica Stanisavljevich
  • Radosavljevich was also a theory student of Verna Straub, Alvaretta West and Marcel Dick

Teaching Experience

  • Cleveland Institute of Music (1960–present)
    • Director of CIM's Preparatory piano summer program, Camp KLAVIER (1989–2004)
    • Head of the CIM Preparatory piano department (1985–2004)
  • ENCORE School for Strings
    • Executive assistant (1985–1988)
  • Meadowmount School of Music
    • Member of accompanying staff