Piano Master Class with Kent Lyman
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
*This class was originally with Benjamin Hochman.* Kent Lyman is a Steinway Artist, and has distinguished himself as a soloist and chamber musician throughout much of the United States, in South Korea, China, and in Brazil. He has performed and/or lectured in many venues, including the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston, South Carolina, the National Conference of the Sonneck Society for American Music in Worcester, Massachusetts, the Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities in Honolulu, the Temple Square Concert Series in Salt Lake City, Utah, the Hollins Keyboard Festival in Roanoke, Virginia, and on concert series at Bemidji State University, the College of Charleston, Winthrop University, Francis Marion University, and Indiana University in Indiana, Pennsylvania. Kent Lyman is currently Professor of Music and Coordinator of Piano Studies at Meredith College in Raleigh, North Carolina. He has served previously on the faculties of music at Coker College, Southwest Missouri State University and Western Kentucky University. A native of Utah, he received his bachelor's degree from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, and master's and doctoral degrees from Indiana University in Bloomington, where he studied with James Tocco.