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Education

Bachelor’s of Music in Piano Performance, Old Dominion University, Norfolk Virginia, 2013
3.4 GPA, Honor’s College Graduate

Principal Teachers

Dr. Andrey Kasparov, Professor, Old Dominion University, 2008 to present
Dr. Oksana Lutsyshyn, Professor, Old Dominion University, 2010 to present

Master Classes
David Finckel and Wu Han, Cello/Piano duo, at Old Dominion University, February 2012
Leon Bates, Pianist, New Community Temple, March 2012
Misha Dichter, Pianist, Old Dominion University, September 2011
Kenny Washington, Jazz Vocalist, September 2013
Darmon Meader, Jazz Vocalist/Saxophonist, April 2013
Terrell Stafford, Jazz Trumpet, December 2012
New York Voices, Jazz Vocal Group, October 2011
Tierney Sutton Trio, Jazz Trio, November 2010

Performance

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Old Dominion University, Senior hour-long recital, Norfolk, April 2013
Prince of Peace Church, Solo Recital, Virginia Beach, April 2013
Old Dominion University, Composer’s Recital, Norfolk, April 2013 – Featured Soloist
Old Dominion University, Composer’s Recital, Norfolk, March 2013 – Featured Soloist
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, November 2013 – Saloon Preludes, Allgood
ODU New Composer’s Concert, December 2013
Old Dominion University, Sophomore half-hour recital, Norfolk, April 2011
Sandler Center, Solo Recital, Virginia Beach, September 2010
Great Bridge Baptist Church, Solo Recital, Chesapeake, May 2009

Chamber Music
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, Fall 2012 – Mikrokosmos Sz. 107, Drei Klavierstucke Op. 11
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, Spring 2011 – Jatekok, Sechs Kleine Klavierstucke Op. 19
The Music of Paul Bowles, Diehn fall 2011 – Music for a Farce Bowles, with Norfolk Chamber Consort
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, Piano and Claves, Fall 2011 – Játékok Kurtág, Music for Pieces of Wood Reich
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, Spring 2011 – Petroushka Dreams Bilotta
ODU Phi Mu Alpha Chapter Concert, Spring 2011 – Instrumental and vocal accompanist
ODU New Music Ensemble Concert, Fall 2010 – Music for a Farce Bowles

World Premiers
New Music Ensemble, ODU, Norfolk, November 2013 – Saloon Preludes
Composer’s Recital, ODU, Norfolk, November 2013 – Prelude Suite, Tennessee Whiskey, Concerto for Tuba, Vocal Preludes
Composer’s Recital, ODU, Norfolk, April 2013 – Sonatina in Ab
Composer’s Recital, ODU, Norfolk March 2013 – We’re Gonna Make it On Time
Student Performance Hour, ODU, Norfolk, February 2013 – Lydia’s Premier

Jazz Choir
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, December 2013
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, April 2013 – Featuring Darmon Meader
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, December 2012
Clair Cucchiari Scholarship Concert, ODU, Norfolk, November 2012
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, April 2012 – Featuring the New York Voices
Kecoughtan Choir Competition, Newport News, March 2012 – Featured Artists
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfoik, December 2011
Salem High School Jazz Master Class, Virginia Beach, December 2011 – Featured Artists
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, April 2011 – Featuring Terrell Stafford
Kecoughtan Choir Competition, Newport News, March 2011 – Featured Artists
Jazz Choir and Ensemble Concert, ODU, Norfolk, December 2010 – Featuring Tierney Sutton

Recordings
ODU promotional video, Jazz Choir, Alto voice, November 2013 – Love Psalm

Accompaniment
Accompanied vocalist, choir, flute, clarinet, trumpet, French horn, trombone, tuba, percussion, vibraphone, violin, viola, string quartet,cello and double bass in student lessons, master classes, juries, recitals and competitions. 2006-present

Trumpet Senior Recital, Norfolk State University, November 2012 – Concerto for C Trumpet and Piano Morales
Clarinet Senior Recital, Norfolk State University, April 2012

ODU Community Music Division professional church accompanist performing on piano and organ. 2009-present

Substitute professional church pianist, organist and/or choir director in Ghent United Methodist, Lafayette Presbyterian, Ghent Presbyterian, Trinity Presbyterian, Crossroads Baptist, Community Church of Chesapeake, Baylake Methodist, Tidewater Bible Church, Bethel Pentecostal, Urban Community Church, Grace Bible, Agape Fellowship, Desert Stream Bible, and Tabernacle Church of Norfolk. 2002-present

Honors
F. Ludwig Diehn Music Scholarship
Monarch Academic Scholarship
Honor’s College Scholarship
Recognition from the Diehn Composer’s Library for Advancement of the Arts

Teaching Experience
Ego Music, Piano and Voice teacher, 2013-present
Private piano teacher, 2006-present