Dr. Erin K. Bennett

Instructor of Piano, Interlochen Arts Camp

Instructor and coordinator of the Piano Pedagogy degree, University of North Florida in Jacksonville

B.M., Piano Performance and Music History from Rice University, M.M., Piano Performance
from the University of Florida, D.M.A., Piano Performance from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

Dr. Erin K. Bennett teaches applied piano, secondary piano, and coordinates the new bachelor’s degree in Piano Pedagogy at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. She was formerly the Interim Coordinator of Secondary Piano and Piano Pedagogy at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. As a performer, Dr. Bennett has appeared throughout the U.S. and in the Czech Republic, Belgium, France, and Spain. In the field of piano pedagogy she has presented at both the national conference of Music Teacher’s National Association and the National Group Piano and Piano Pedagogy Forum (GP3). Dr. Bennett received degrees from Rice University, the University of Florida, and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where she pursued dual cognates in music history and piano pedagogy. Her principal teachers have included Eugene and Elisabeth Pridonoff, Robert Roux, Michelle Conda, Boaz Sharon, and Virginia Hawley Buhn. IAC ’94-’95.