Avalon Music has joined with Alfred Music Publishing and is excited to bring Carol Matz to Wenatchee for a Piano Workshop on Wednesday, July 27, 2011, from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm. The workshop will be held at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington Street, in Wenatchee. Just call us at 663-7300 to register or send us an email. It's free!
This workshop is designed to educate and entertain, while providing new materials and techniques that will revitalize every piano instructor's studio.
Carol is an active composer, arranger, author and editor of educational piano materials. She also maintains a piano studio where she enjoys teaching students of all ages and abilities. Carol studied composition, arranging and orchestration at the University of Miami, with an emphasis on studio and jazz writing. In addition to her compositions and arrangements for piano, Carol has written for a variety of ensembles including orchestra, jazz big band and string quartet. Her work also includes studio arrangements and recording sessions for a number of artists in Miami-area recording studios. Carol serves as a keyboard production editor for Alfred Music Publishing.
Carol will be sharing the newest Alfred piano publications, as well as highlights from her own library, including her Famous & Fun series. Her presentation will focus on keeping students engaged by using both pop and supplemental music to reinforce key concepts.