Roger BrinkJuly 24, 2023 2023-07-24 18:51
● I began taking piano lessons at the age of four.
● Entered National Piano Guild Adjudication from sixth through twelfth grade
● Received Superior Rating my senior year after memorizing 10 large piano compositions
● My teacher during my high school years was Walter Schrott, concert pianist form Austria
● Youngest pianist selected to perform in the Michigan Music Festival, private teacher group
● Majored in music during my college years
● My teacher for both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree was Boris Maximovich, concert pianist from Ukraine
● Earned Bachelor of Music Degree in piano performance Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
● Earned Master of Music Degree in piano performance Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
● Began teaching piano at the age of 14.
● Taught 40 students throughout my college career
● Played at dinner party for the Vice President;’s Wife when I was 20 years old
● Began teaching piano lessons at NCCS in 2001
● Taught at NCCS through May, 2023
● Entered Students in National Federation Music piano performance, 2007-2023