Paola Del Negro Plano

Piano Italian pianist Paola Plano made her debut at the Teatro Juvarra in Turin at the age of nine, a few months after she joined the pianistic school of Maria Golia. A graduate of the Conservatory “N. Rota” (Italy), she participated in several masterclasses organized in collaboration with the Ecole Normale de Musique “A. Cortot” in Paris. She received First …

Jeri DiMarco Bergonzi

Jazz Piano Jeri grew up singing the songs of her beloved Laura Nyra and Joni Mitchell while listening to the progressive rock bands of the 1970’s.  After graduating from Boston College with a degree in philosophy and literature she decided to get serious about her piano playing.  She studied jazz improvisation with the legendary Charlie Banacos and followed her new …

Lois Shapiro

Piano, Chamber Music Pianist Lois Shapiro “conjures enchantment” and “produces and inspires musical magic,” notes The Boston Globe. A New York Concert Artists Guild Award winner and highly sought-after soloist and collaborative pianist, she has appeared throughout the U.S. and abroad in concerts ranging from 18th-century period-instrument performances to premieres. Shapiro has recorded on Afka, Bridge, Channel Classics, Centaur, MLAR, …

Yoshiko Kline

Piano Yoshiko performs as recitalist, soloist, and chamber musician throughout Japan and the New England area. Her performances have been reported as “carefully colored and musically refined … with a sensitive ear, relating sound to musical expression…  Her remarkably unique interpretations were the charm of her performance…” Since her debut concert, in Tokyo, she has appeared in Boston’s Jordan Hall, …

Steve Sussman

Piano Mr. Sussman is frequently heard as a soloist, accompanist, chamber musician and orchestral member throughout the Boston area. He earned a Master’s of Music in performance from Boston University studying with Anthony D’Bonaventura and a Bachelors degree from Indiana University where his principal teachers were Enrica Cavallo Gulli and Jorge Bolet. Mr Sussman is the director of Opera Presto, …

Soomi Lee

Piano Soomi Lee, piano, made her Carnegie Recital Hall debut at age 16 while attending the Juilliard Pre-College School. She earned a B.M. from Indiana University and M.M. from New England Conservatory. Ms. Lee has performed as soloist with the Seoul Philharmonic, Korean Broadcasting Symphony, the Boston Pops, Pro-Arte, New Philharmonia, Harvard Chamber Orchestra, as well as Wellesley, Brookline, Newton, …

Sandra Hebert

Piano Pianist Sandra Hebert has performed throughout the U.S., Asia and Europe in recital as soloist, concerto soloist and collaborative pianist, and has recorded for Le Chant du Monde, CRI, ICMC, Juxtab and Arcadian Winds. She has been Visiting Artist in Residence at the Conservatory of Music in Wuhan, P.R. China and has also taught in Germany and Italy. Ms. …

MinKyung Oh

Piano, Chamber Music With performances that convey the most delicate of sentiments and virtuosity that carries her own musical expression, Dr. Oh is an active solo and chamber music in Boston. Minkyung Oh was introduced to the piano at age 3, when she learned a few pieces of music and began playing them at wedding ceremonies starting when she was …

Marc Ryser

Piano Pianist Marc Ryser performs in North America and Europe. Among the highlights of his solo career are the first performance in Bulgaria of Bela Bartók’s 3rd Piano Concerto, with the Vratsa Philharmonic, and concert tours in Switzerland which have included recitals and concerto performances with the Sinfonietta de Lausanne. He is a founding member of Music-by-the-Sea, a festival and …

Lindsey Robb

Piano, Music Theory Lindsey Robb has taught piano, music history, and chamber music at the Rivers School Conservatory since 1998 and has served Assistant Director since 2012. He received his BA at Lawrence Conservatory of Music. His teachers include Theodore Rehl, Jean Stackhouse (pedagogy), and Jonathan Bass. He has also taught at All Newton Music School and The Joy of …