Recital by Scott Price

Dr. Scott Price

Limestone College will host a recital by renowned pianist Dr. Scott Price on Tuesday, February 23rd at 7:30 Carroll Recital Hall. Price serves at the University of South Carolina as Professor of Piano, coordinator of the university's Piano Pedagogy Program and Coordinator of Group Piano. The recital is free and open to the public.

As part of his recital, Price will perform selections from Frédéric Chopin and Robert Schumann in honor of the bicentennial birthdays of both composers who were born in 1810. He will also perform works by Chopin and Erik Satie. Price is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma (DMA), Cleveland Institute of Music (MM) and Bowling Green State University in Ohio (BM).  He is creator and editor-in-chief of the on-line piano pedagogy journal "Piano Pedagogy Forum" which is the recipient of the 2008 MTNA Frances Clark Keyboard Pedagogy Award.  He has recorded 33 compact discs of educational piano music for Alfred Publishing Company, and has published educational compositions with Alfred Publishing Company and the FJH Music Company.

Special teaching interests of Price include teaching students with autism and associated disabilities, very young children, and teaching keyboard improvisation to piano students ranging from beginning to advanced levels. His work with autistic students has been featured on national television (Dateline NBC) and at the national conventions of the Music Teachers National Association and the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. He has performed and presented master classes and lectures throughout the United States, Canada, and in Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.  He is a 2009 MTNA Foundation Fellow.