Instructor of Piano, Interlochen Arts Camp
Assistant Professor of Piano, Marshall University
D.M.A Piano, The University of Texas at Austin; M.M. Piano, Guildhall School of Music and Drama; M.M. Piano and B.M., Music, University of Pretoria
Johan Botes is known for his extraordinary versatility as a soloist, collaborative musician, and teacher; a career which has brought him recognition in concerts around the world.
As a soloist, Botes has performed with the Juneau Symphony in Alaska, Bainbridge Symphony in Seattle, Chamber Orchestra of South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra in Durban, as well as the Texas Chamber Orchestra at UT Austin. He also performed in Prague with the Hadrec Kralove Orchestra in 2003 and 2005 he toured to Bulgaria where he played with the Varna Philharmonic Orchestra in Varna.
Dr. Botes holds a D.M.A. in Piano Performance from the University of Texas at Austin and a M.M. from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. He received another M.M. as well as his B.M. from the University of Pretoria in South Africa. He’s currently Assistant Professor at Marshall University in Huntington, WV.