Dr. Kasandra Keeling

Instructor of Piano, Interlochen Arts Camp

Professor and Coordinatorof Keyboard Studies, University of Texas at San Antonio

D.M.A., piano performance, University of Colorado at Boulder; M.M., piano performance, University of Houston; B.M., piano performance, University of Houston

Dr. Keeling is Professor of Piano and Coordinator of Keyboard Studies at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She has performed in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, and China as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestra soloist, and clinician, and has given multiple presentations and/or performances at professional conferences, including the national conferences for the Music Teachers National Association, the American String Teachers Association, the National Flute Association, and the College Music Society. In 2008, she was awarded the Outstanding Collegiate Teaching Award by the Texas Music Teachers Association and in 2017 was named a Steinway Top Teacher. Dr. Keeling was awarded the first prize in the 2014 professional concerto division of The American Prize for her performance of Rachmaninoff’s "Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini" and in 2015, she received the President’s Distinguished Achievement Award for Performance at UTSA. She has been on the faculty of Interlochen Arts Camp since 2014.