Faculty Bio
Lisa Friedman
Masters in Fine Arts Management, University of California, Irvine
Bachelor of Music, Piano Performance, University of California, Irvine

Began studies at age 5, in the Pilot Yamaha Music Course for the U.S.

Recipient of the Pease Baker Scholarship at UCI, where she studied with Nina Scolnik.

She completed BA in Piano Performance and MBA in Arts Management at UCI.

Received a full scholarship to Kansas City Conservatory of Music at the University of Missouri, Kansas City. There she studied with Dr. Richard Cass.

Has performed in master classes with: Joan Laast-Royal Conservatory of Music , London, England.

Dorothy Taubman at the Taubman Institute, Amherst College, Mass.

Edna Golansky, the Julliard School, NY.

Studied abroad with Ester Linskill at the Rubin Academy, Tel Aviv University, graduate studies in piano performance.

Was the Assistant to Director of Music Education at Yamaha Music Corporation. Developed curriculum and taught model classes to teachers in training at the Yamaha Research and Development School.


Piano Program