Dr. Kate Boyd

Instructor of Piano, Interlochen Arts Camp

Associate Professor of Piano Education, Butler University

D.M.A., Piano Performance, Stony Brook University; Performance Diploma in Piano, Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover (Germany); M.M., Piano Performance, Stony Brook Univeristy; B.M., Piano Performance, Oberlin Conservatory

Dr. Kate Boyd has performed as a soloist and chamber music partner throughout the United States and beyond. In the past three years, she has performed concerts and presented at conferences in Florida, California, Idaho, Minnesota, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, New York, Michigan, Indiana, Germany, England, Canada, and Malaysia.

Dr. Boyd’s CD, Music for the End of Winter, consisting of premiere recordings of solo works by five living American composers, is available on the Ravello label. A CD of solo works by American composer John Cage was released on the Navona label in November, 2014.

In addition to receiving performance degrees from Stony Brook, Oberlin, and the Hannover Musikhochschule, Dr. Boyd also studied at the Cologne Musikhochschule for two years on a Fulbright grant. Her major teachers were Gilbert Kalish, Arie Vardi, and Arbo Valdma. Kate Boyd currently serves as Associate Professor of Piano at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana.