Ms. Olivia Ellis

Instructor in Music
E-mail: oellis3784@bryan.edu
Office: Rudd 302
Box:  7816

Curriculum Vita »

Academic Degrees

  • D.M.A. - Piano Performance and Pedagogy, University of Oklahoma, A.B.D.
  • M.M. - Piano Performance, University of Tennessee Knoxville, 2011
  • B.M. - Piano Performance, Carson-Newman College, 2009

Publications, Research, & Editing

  • “The Problem of Mozart’s Concerti: Helping Students Find Appropriate Cadenzas, Clavier Companion (November/December 2012).

Conference & Workshop Presentations

  • “Before Bach: Music from the Late Renaissance and Early Baroque Periods,” University of Oklahoma DMA Workshop, April 2014.
  • “Accessible Music by Franz Liszt for Piano Students,” University of Oklahoma DMA Workshop, April 2014.
  • “Exploring the Piano Music of Clara Wieck Schumann,” University of Oklahoma DMA Workshop, April 2014.
  • “Duets by the Masters: Four-Hand Piano Music from the Baroque to Modern Era,” University of Oklahoma DMA Workshop, 2014.
  • “Teaching Accompanying Skills to Piano Students,” Music Teachers National Association—Annual Conference, March 2013, Anaheim, CA (co-presenter).
  • “Parental Involvement in Piano Lessons,” Tennessee Music Teachers Association—Annual Conference, June 2011 (co-presenter).
  • “What MTNA Can Do For You,” University of Colorado MTNA Chapter—Skype session, September 2012 (co-presenter).