John Perry

Visiting Guest Artist, Interlochen Piano Institute

Professor, Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto
Professor, California State University Northridge
Visiting artist faculty at Boston University
Professor Emeritus of the USC Thornton School of Music

Masters and Bachelors, Eastman School of Music; Fulbright Scholar

John Perry, distinguished artist and teacher, enjoys an international reputation as a teacher, presenting master classes throughout the world. He often is a jury member at some of the most prestigious international piano competitions. His students have been prize winners in most major competitions and include two first-prize winners in the Rubinstein, four first-prize winners in the Music Teacher's National Association national competition, and first-prize winners in the Naumburg National Chopin competition, the Cleveland Competition, Beethoven Foundation competition, the Federated Music Clubs, and the YKA, AMSC, and YMF competitions, and finalists in the Chopin International in Warsaw, the Van Cliburn, the Queen Elisabeth, Leeds, Dublin, Busoni, Viotti and the Three Rivers competitions.

Mr. Perry is professor at the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, professor of piano at California State University Northridge in Los Angeles, visiting artist faculty at Boston University, and Professor Emeritus of the USC Thornton School of Music. His recordings are available on the Telefunken, Musical Heritage Society, CBC, ACA and Fox labels.