About Us

Board of Advisors

  • Roxana Anklesaria-Doctor

    Founder of The Academy of Music, Pune, India; founder and convener of MusiQuest, a music festival bringing together students from across India to perform; teacher and international adjudicator.

  • Marjore Chronister

    For many years a choral conductor in Texas and California. From 1990-1999, co-publisher with her late husband, Richard Chronister, of Keyboard Companion magazine and administrative assistant for the National Conference on Piano Pedagogy, 1979-1994.

  • Brenda Dillon

    National Piano Foundation Project Director, former associate editor of Keyboard Companion, teacher and clinician.

  • Bob Duke

    Professor of Music and Educational Psychology and University Distinguished Teaching Professor, The University of Texas, clinician and researcher in music learning, evaluation and behavior management.

  • Barbara E. Maris

    Professor Emerita, Piano and Head of Piano Pedagogy Studies, The Catholic University of American, Washington, D.C., Editor of Article and Reviews, American Music Teacher magazine, recitalist, lecturer and author.

  • Nadia Lasserson

    Piano teacher and member of the teaching staff of Trinity College of Music and the Royal College of Music Junior Departments in London, England; organising Secretary of EPTA – European Piano Teachers’ Association; concert artist and author.

  • Karen Zorn

    President, Longy School of Music, Cambridge, MA; Former Associate Provost, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA; Trustee, Community Music Center of Boston; Former Executive Director, MacPhail Center for the Arts, Minneapolis, MN.

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