Kansas State University Keyboard Division Alumni are successful musicians in a wide variety of music-related positions around the country. Here are some of the accomplishments of recently-graduated Keyboard Division Alumni:
Amanda Arrington (BA, Kansas State University; MA, University of Central Missouri): Kansas State University Staff Accompanist
Barbara Fast (BM, Bethel College; MM, Kansas State University; Ph.D, University of Oklahoma): Professor of Music (Piano Pedagogy), University of Oklahoma
Charlotte Sylvester Howenstein (BM, Kansas State University; MM, Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music): Organist, Delmar Baptist Church, Town and Country, Missouri
Cheng-jen Hsu (MM, Kansas State University): Director, Yamaha Music School, Kinmen, Taiwan
Jane Ye Hua (MM, Kansas State University): Graduate Student and Teaching Assistant in Accompanying, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Nicole Lemoine (BM, Stetson University; MM, Kansas State University): Adjunct Professor of Music, Seminole State College, Sanford, Florida
Janka (Krajciova) Manning (MM, Kansas State University; DMA, University of Nebraska-Lincoln): Piano Faculty, Omaha Conservatory of Music
Eduardo Orozco (MM, Kansas State University; DMA, North Dakota State University): Escuela de Canto y Piano, Monterrey, Mexico
Mia Vassilev (BM, Kansas State University; MM, Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music; DMA University of Miami): Founder/Artistic Director, Miami Piano Circle
Janice Wenger (BM, Kansas State University; MM, Eastman School of Music, DMA, University of Missouri–Kansas City): Professor of Music (Piano), University of Missouri–Columbia
The keyboard division faculty hopes that you have enjoyed your visit to the new Keyboard Division website! Please feel free to e-mail Dr. David Pickering, Keyboard Division Chair and Website Administrator (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any suggestions that you might have for the improvement of this website.
We would love to hear about your accomplishments! Please feel free to keep in touch and to drop in and say hello when your travels take you to Kansas State University.
We value you as alumni and hope to be part of your continuing musical journey in future years.
Dr. David Pickering, Keyboard Division Chair
Ms. Amanda Arrington
Dr. Slawomir Dobrzanski
Dr. Virginia Houser