A member of the CIM faculty since 1960, 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 United States 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, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • MM, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Artist Diploma, Cleveland Institute of Music
  • CIM teachers include Arthur Loesser, Victor Babin, and Vitya Vronsky
  • Student of Danica Stanisavljevich at the Music Academy in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • 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–present
    • Head of the CIM Preparatory piano department, 1985–2004
    • CIM Distinguished Alumni Award, 2005
    • The Olga Radosavljevich Preparatory Scholarship in Piano, established at CIM in 2000
  • ENCORE School for Strings
    • Executive assistant, 1985–1988
  • Meadowmount School of Music
    • Member of accompanying staff