(Lower Camp Piano Specialist)
Faculty Member. Master of Music in Piano Performance, Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Princeton, NJ; Master of Social Work, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ; Bachelor of Arts in Music with a concentration in piano, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. Studies with Ena Bronstein Barton, German Diez, Harvey Wedeen, Jose Ramos–Santana, Jonathan Bass, Betty Stoloff and with her mother, Phyllis Alpert Lehrer; Piano Faculty, Westminster Conservatory Honors Music Program; Director, Westminster Conservatory Piano Camp. Independent piano studio, Princeton NJ; Member of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Arts Advocacy Chairperson, New Jersey Music Teachers Association (NJMTA); Coordinator for NJMTA’s annual Children Helping Children Performathon. 9th summer at E/C.
Faculty Member. Doctor of Music Arts in Classical Piano candidate, Manhattan School of Music. Master of Music in Classical Piano and Bachelor of Music in Classical Piano, Manhattan School of Music. 1st summer at E/C.
Faculty Member. Doctor of Musical Arts in Collaborative Piano, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; Master of Music in Accompanying, and Bachelor of Music in Keyboard Performance, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID; studies with Rita Sloan, Jay Mauchley, Jan Rowen Music, performances with St. Rose Camerata (Albany, NY), Aspen Philharmonic (Aspen, CO), Aspen Contemporary Ensemble (Aspen, CO), ECU Loessin Playhouse (Greenville, NC), Interlochen Summer Dance Ensemble (Interlochen, MI), Idaho Repertory Theatre (Moscow, ID); Collaborative Pianist and Vocal Coach, The College of St. Rose (Albany, NY), East Carolina University (Greenville, NC); 3rd summer at E/C.
Faculty Member. Master of Music in Piano Performance candidate, University of South Carolina. Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; studies with Nicholas Susi. Studied with Mayron Tsong, Stephen Taylor, Alan Rudell; certified lifeguard, CPR; 3rd summer at E/C.
Faculty Member. DMA candidate in Piano Performance at the University of Cincinnati (CCM). Performs locally and internationally. She has appeared in various venues in Canada, Korea, Chile, France, Holland, and Spain. Also, she frequently presents at national and state conferences advocating for underrepresented composers and various pedagogical approaches. Helena was trained at the Yewon Art School, at the Saint-Petersburg pre-conservatory in Russia, and received piano performance degrees at the Université de Montréal (AD), McGill University (MMUS), and the University of British Columbia(BSc and BMUS). Helena’s primary teachers are Ran Dank, Kyoko Hashimoto, Mark Anderson, and Eugene Skovorodnikov. Currently, she is working at the University of Akron as the Coordinator of Collaborative Piano. 2nd summer at E/C.
Faculty Member. Masters of Music in Jazz Piano Performance, University of North Texas, Teaching Assistant. Piano faculty, Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music, Chennai, India. Music Analyst, Ubisoft India Studios. Bachelors of Music in Contemporary Writing and Production, Berklee College of Music. Performances as sideman/bandleader locally and internationally. Performances with Berklee Indian Ensemble. 1st Summer at E/C.