• Joanne Haroutounian

    Joanne Haroutounian

  • Special Workshop and Masterclass: The Palette of Touches

    SMTA will present its first Dorothy Woodcock sponsored Special Event: Dr. Joanne Haroutounian “Palette of Touches” Workshop and Master Class on Saturday, March 23, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Music Center of the Northwest (MCNW), 901 N 96th St, Seattle.
    The Palette of Touches offers a way for developing pianists to gain an aural awareness of tonal colors available on the piano and the technical tools needed to produce them in performance.

    Dr. Joanne Haroutounian enjoys a career across the fields of music, arts education, piano pedagogy, educational psychology, and gifted education as a teacher, performer, researcher, lecturer, writer, and consultant.

    Click to read more about this very special event and to register.


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    SMTA member teachers specialize in all types of musical training – from voice to piano, woodwinds to brass. SMTA teachers also teach students with ranging levels of skill and expertise, allowing students to find the private instructor right for them. Click the button below to find a music teacher that best fits your needs.

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