Hadley McCarroll

Ms. McCarroll made her orchestral debut under renowned American composer Gunther Schuller. She has worked throughout the US and internationally: Royal Danish Opera, Utah Festival Opera, San Francisco Opera, Opera San Jose, Festival Opera, and West Bay Opera. Member of the 2010 coaching staff of RESONANZ festival-Albany, New York. Also has accompanied famed sopranos Jane Eaglen, Nucia Focile, and Linda Watson; she was musical preparer under Kent Nagano for works by Elliott Carter ("What next?") and Unsuk Chin. As pianist of the vocal-instrumental trio the Mirage Ensemble, taught chamber music masterclasses at Northwestern University, Chicago; as pianist of the cello-piano duo martha & monica, at the Nueva School. She has taught musicianship and theory classes for the San Francisco Choral Society, and coached the piano duo workshop at the Crowden Center for Music. She is a frequently sought-after adjudicator and clinician. In 2003 she was awarded a major grant from the City of Oakland.

37.8015517, -122.2143323

Oakland, CA (94602)

Full Name:
Hadley McCarroll
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Institutional Affiliation:

Faculty, San Francisco Community Music Center (Richmond District); member, California Association of Professional Music Teachers, East Bay Chapter; affiliate, San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music; member, Chamber Music America; member,Berkeley Piano Club

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Age Ranges:
Middle School
High School
5 and up

Early studies in Berlin, Germany, Washington, D.C., (Levine School of Music, Washington Conservatory of Music), BM/MM degrees-University of Texas, Austin. Scholarships-AIMS (Graz, Austria), Round Top Festival, Texas. Coaches: Vladimir Viardo, Isaac Stern, Martin Katz, Warren Jones, Marlena Malas, Richard Goode, cellist Mike Reynolds of Muir Quartet

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Lesson Rate:
$70/hour, $50/45 min, $35/half hour
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Classical piano instruction with passion and fun!

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