Mary Van De Loo '89 - Piano and Piano Lab Class
Mary Van De Loo teaches piano pedagogy and coordinates the keyboard skills program at the Lawrence Conservatory in addition to maintaining a studio of pre-college students. She is the lead instructor and coordinator of the Piano Lab Class at the Community Music School. A member of MTNA, she is a sought-after workshop clinician and adjudicator, and she has had articles published in Clavier and Keyboard Companion magazines. Prior to her position at Lawrence, Ms. Van De Loo was Director of the Division of Preparatory Music at Indiana State University, where she taught piano and coordinated all activities for the pre-college piano program. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree in piano from Lawrence University and a Master of Music degree in piano and piano pedagogy from the University of Oklahoma. She has studied piano with Theodore Rehl and Digby Bell and pedagogy with Kathleen Murray, Jane Magrath, and E.L. Lancaster.