Ages 5-adult, Beginner – Early Advanced
Bachelor of Arts in Music-Keyboard, Texas State University in San Marcos
Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy and Performance, University of Texas at San Antonio
Kay Piña has a small piano studio at the Musical Arts Center of San Antonio, Inc. and also teaches full time Intermediate General Music at a local Public School. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Music with piano as her primary instrument at Texas State University in San Marcos, graduating cum laude. She also received a minor in Communication Studies and a Jazz Certification. Kay graduated with her Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy and Performance at UTSA in Spring 2013. While at UTSA Kay was awarded a Teaching Assistantship and taught class piano to undergraduate music majors as well as private piano lessons to students in which piano is their secondary instrument.
Kay has been teaching for 10 years including full time teaching positions as a group music teacher in the Yamaha Music Program and a full time position as a private piano instructor at Musical Arts Center of San Antonio, Inc. and teaching in public schools in the San Antonio area. Kay has also completed Levels 1-2 in Kodály, Level 1 in Orff, and her Dalcroze Eurhythmics Certfication. Kay was recently awarded “Master Teacher Artist” for the American Eurhythmics Society. This achievement will allow her to continue to train other teachers interested in incorporating Dalcroze Eurhythmics into their current teaching routine.