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EDUCATION

2010: M.M. Contemporary Performance, Manhattan School of Music. Manhattan NY
2006: B.M. Piano Performance, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music. Oberlin, OH

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

2015, 2019: Avaloch Farm Residency. Boscawen, NH
2016: Blue Mountain Chamber Music Retreat. West Point, CA
2010: Stuart Saunders Smith Intensive. Baltimore, MD
2008: Bang on a Can Summer Institute. North Adams, MA
2006, 07: Aspen Music Festival and School. Aspen, CO

PRESENTATIONS

2019: California State University, East Bay, Hayward, CA. Lecture recital:
                   Exploring the Goldberg Variations in Our 21st-Century World
2019: MTAC 2019 Convention, Santa Clara, CA. Presentation:
                   The Evolution of Polyrhythms and Metric Modulations in Piano Literature
2018: University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA. Guest critic:
                  The Piano in Pieces: A Journey Through 20th & 21st Century Music
2016: Maybeck High School, Berkeley, CA. Guest lecturer:
                  The Goldberg Variations
2014: Wichita State University, Wichita, KS. Guest lecturer:
                  Polyrhythms in Contemporary Solo Piano Literature
2011: San Domenico High School, San Anselmo, CA. Guest presentation:
                  Interpreting Modern Scores

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2019: InterMusic SF Musical Grant Recipient. San Francisco, CA
2010: Kraeuter Musical Foundation Award. New York, NY
2009-2010: Performing Arts Fellow, International House. New York, NY
2008-2009: Performing Artist in Residence, International House. New York, NY

RECORDINGS AND BROADCASTS

2020: Anywhere But Here. Digital release by Traxler Studios featuring the music of Jude Traxler
2020: Rob Shelton: Eight Lines/The Seer. Self-release on digital download
2020: KALX interview with DJ Greg Scharpen. Radio
2020: KALW interview on Revolutions Per Minute with Sarah Cahill. Radio
2018: Anne Rainwater: Goldberg Variations. Self-release on limited CD and digital download
2018: The Crossover Cellist. Podcast
2016: Symmetry Series No. 1. Music of Danny Clay and Joseph Columbo. Pinna Records on limited vinyl and digital release
2016: God…I Love Chamber Music! Music of Mark Vance on CD
2014: Scratch Tracks with percussionist Jude Traxler. Cat Crisis Records on CD
2013: I Care If You Listen. Podcast
2011: Remembered States. Music of Matthew Hough. Original Abstractions Records on CD
2009: KZYX interview on Music in Our Time with Jay Sydeman. KZYX. Radio
2005: Aural Capacity, Volume 3. Oberlin Conservatory on CD

TEACHING

2010-present: Private piano studio. Oakland and El Cerrito, CA and New York, NY
2014-2017: International High School. San Francisco, CA
2012-2014: Marin Academy High School. San Rafael, CA
2010-2012: Riverdale Music Studio. Riverdale, NY
2010 & 2011: Manhattan School of Music Summer Music Camp. New York, NY

SELECT PERFORMANCE VENUES

142 Throckmorton Theatre (Mill Valley, CA)
Areté Gallery and Venue (Brooklyn, NY)
Bargemusic (New York, NY)
BLUEPRINTS Piano Series (New York, NY)
Center for New Music (San Francisco, CA)
CNMAT (Berkeley, CA)
Donau Festival (Krems, Austria)
Forte House (San Francisco, CA)
Galapagos Art Space (Brooklyn, NY)
Gray Area Theatre (San Francisco, CA)
Kampnagel (Hamburg, Germany)
Le Poisson Rouge (New York, NY)
Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
Maybeck Studio (Berkeley, CA)
Mendocino Music Festival (Mendocino, CA)
Merce Cunningham Dance Studio (New York, NY)
Old First Concert Series (San Francisco, CA)
Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
Russian River Chamber Series (Healdsburg, CA)
Switchboard Music Festival (San Francisco, CA)
Tenri Cultural Institute (New York, NY)
The Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.)
Tuesday’s Music Live (Augusta, GA)
University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
University of California, San Diego (San Diego, CA)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD)
University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA)
Wichita State University (Wichita, KS)
Z Space (San Francisco, CA)