Connor Joyce

Yamaha Class Instructor

Private Piano Instructor

Mr. Connor holds a Master of Music degree in piano performance (with an emphasis in pedagogy) from the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he studied under Dr. Peter Miyamoto and served as graduate teaching assistant in group piano, instructing both music students and community members. While at Mizzou, he served as president of the Mid-Missouri Collegiate Chapter of MTNA (Music Teachers National Association). For his undergraduate degrees, Mr. Connor studied with Dr. Kevin Hampton at Southeast Missouri State University, and Dr. Jennifer Lim-Judd at East Central College. Highlights of his collegiate performances include masterclasses with artists Valentina Igoshina and Amy I-Lin Cheng.
 

Some things Mr. Connor enjoys besides teaching and playing piano include unicycling, hiking, origami, gardening, bird watching, and spending time with his wife and their new puppy.

EDUCATION
MM Piano Performance, University of Missouri-Columbia

BM Piano Performance, Southeast Missouri State University

AA Music, East Central College

 

AWARDS
Honorable Mention 2016 MMTA Graduate Division State Competition

Outstanding Music Student Award 2012 (East Central College)

 

FAVORITE COMPOSERS

Johann Sebastian Bach

Ludwig van Beethoven

Robert Schumann

S. County Location   (314) 845-3760

Chesterfield Location   (636) 778-2070

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