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Piano Studies at Susquehanna University

Piano Studio of Dr. Niskala




Congratulations to Zach Nyce, winner of the 2010 SU concerto competition!
Congatulations to Melissa Lee, winner of the 2011 SU concerto competition!

Pianist Emanuel Ax to perform at SU on Feb. 28, 2012
with a Q&A Session with Mr. Ax for pianists on Feb. 29th

Welcome to the Piano Studies homepage at Susquehanna University!

If you're a PROSPECTIVE PIANO STUDENT, please browse this website for information on auditions (audition dates and repertoire requirements, degree offerings, and scholarships), as well as take a look at our concert page to see a listing of keyboard recitals, performances, and guest master classes. You may also be interested in visiting the page for current students where you will find information such as special field trips and projects that our piano students are doing.

And - please click here for more information on our new Keyboard Fest created specifically for high school pianists and organists. This one-day event offers master classes, performances, demonstrations, and engaging sessions that will introduce you to our recital halls, keyboard faculty, and music students!

If you're a CURRENT PIANO STUDENT, please use this website to access important information such as Studio Class dates and Studio Project Recital information, accompanying assignments, concert and guest masterclass listings, and jury and recital hearing information.

You will also find a web-page dedicated to the exciting new GO! Japan Trip - "A Window to Japan" chamber music exchange program that we have started with Niigata University's Department of Music.

If you have any further questions about Piano Studies at Susquehanna University, please feel free to email me at


- Dr. Naomi Niskala


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