Courtney Gazda '12

Major: Music Education
Job Title: Musician/Substitute Teacher

Performing in Italy my junior year with the Mount Union Choir would definitely be a major highlight in my college career. There are so many things I would have never thought I would do that I was able to experience.

Piano Program

Explore the opportunities that Mount Union offers! It is a friendly and supportive environment, with excellent, caring faculty and dedicated students striving for musical and personal achievement.


Why study piano at the University of Mount Union?

  • Caring, one-on-one relationship with your piano instructors.
  • High-level piano teaching and performing.
  • Bachelor of Music degree in music education and a liberal arts degree in music.
  • Fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
  • Keyboard Artist Series: guest and faculty recitals and masterclasses for students.
  • Varied offerings in collaborative piano and piano pedagogy.
  • A fully-involved music faculty who perform regularly.
  • Many performing opportunities to allow for students' growth and confidence-building.
  • Magnificent new Brush Performance Hall in the brand-new Giese Center for the Performing Arts.
  • Superb performance Steinway pianos in Brush Hall and the excellent Presser Recital Hall.
  • A loan program with Kawai pianos provides brand-new pianos in some teaching studios and practice rooms, ensuring a top-notch educational and musical environment.
  • Many successful graduates of the program, signifying strength of our department.

Learn more about the Music Scholarship Auditions.

Contact us
Dr. Maira Liliestedt liliesmi@mountunion.edu (330) 823-2195
University of Mount Union Music Department (330) 823-2180

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