About The Teacher
Marian Pease has taught piano in Oregon and Arizona for more than 30 years. Her formal education includes more than 20 years of piano lessons, most recently with university professors and performing professionals in advanced repertoire and pedagogue. Mrs. Pease continues to actively participate and perform in university classes, master classes, conferences, seminars, and workshops. By continuing her education and teaching students, Marian is constantly refining her teaching techniques and procedures. In her studio, she strives to create a climate in which each student can experience their potential with continual musical, intellectual, and emotional growth. Students thrive in this supportive, nurturing atmosphere that promotes excellence in music making.
Along with keeping a busy studio and performing professionally, Marian is an active member of her church, and is on staff as a pianist and worship leader, working with acoustic and electronic keyboards.
NAME: Marian Pease (aka: Mrs. Pease; Mrs. Marian)
OCCUPATION: Piano Teacher & Professional Musician
FAVORITE PIANOS: Love my Boston at home. Enjoy a Yamaha Grand and Nord Stage 3 at church.
FAVORITE VACATION PLACE: Pacific Northwest, Beach, Cycling vacations, anywhere with my grandchildren.
FAVORITE MUSIC: Too much to list!
An adventure for Mrs. Pease was training for, and completing, America’s Most Beautiful Bike Ride Century Ride (100 miles in one day!) in Lake Tahoe with Team in Training to Benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in 2011. This has led to a new love of road cycling, with continued training and charity events. Some cycling highlights include a Napa Wine Country 2 day ride, 6 days in beautiful Glacier National Park on a cycling touring vacation and cycling in Oregon, including around the Crater Lake rim, solo and Alaska.