Deborah Rambo Sinn is a pianist and the author of
Playing Beyond the Notes: A Pianist's Guide to Musical Interpretation (Oxford University Press, 2013).
Most recent appearances include:
Presenter, National Convention
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), 2013.
Coach, MusicNorthwest, Chamber Music Camp for Adults in Seattle, 2013.
Concert for Kids with Monique Mead, violinist in Steamboat Springs, CO, 2012.
Musician in Residence with Monique Mead, violinist, Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival, May 2012 and June 2013.
Presenter, State Convention
Washington State Music Teachers Association State (WSMTA), 2011 and 2012.
She has given concerts and master classes on four continents and has taught students from more than 14 countries. From 1996 - 2001 she lived in Hamburg Germany where she played concerts and operated two music studios for coaching and private instruction. Additionally, she played keyboards for over 500 performances of Cats and Phantom of the Opera (Das Phantom der Oper). In 1990 her cello/piano duo was invited by the Chinese government to give concerts and master classes in four major cities.
She holds a Doctorate and a Masters degree from Indiana University where she studied with Menahem Pressler (Beaux Arts Trio) and James Tocco. Her bachelor degree in music is from Florida State University where she studied with Leonard Mastrogiagomo. She has minor fields in music theory for both her masters and doctoral degrees.
She performs locally and in Seattle on a regular basis, and was a Musician in Residence on Orcas Island in this year with violinist Monique Mead from Carnegie Mellon University.
Dr. Sinn is a nationally certified teacher of music through Music Teachers National Association.