Todd Van Kekerix
Lecturer in Piano and Piano Pedagogy
Professor Todd Van Kekerix currently serves as a lecturer of piano pedagogy, coordinator of class piano and piano-area liaison to the Preparatory and Continuing Studies Division at the Moores School of Music. He is pursuing a Doctor of Music in piano performance and pedagogy from the University of Oklahoma.
His former faculty positions include the director of enrichment activities at the New School for Music Study in Kingston, NJ and adjunct professor of piano at Kean University in Union, NJ. His degrees include an artist’s certificate and master’s degree in piano performance and pedagogy from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and a bachelor’s degree from Augustana University in Sioux Falls, SD. His past teachers include Jane Magrath, Barbara Fast, Jeongwan Ham, Samuel Holland, Alfred Mouledous, Alessio Bax and Rick Andrews.
Previously, he has been a faculty member at the Practical Piano Pedagogy Seminar summer series in Kingston, NJ and an instructor at the SMU Institute for Young Pianists in Dallas, Texas. He has also presented at the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy and has had several articles published in Clavier Companion magazine