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Classroom Studies (Music)

About

Sharon Gail Levy teaches piano literature at Juilliard and she teaches music theory and piano literature at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. She has been a faculty member since 2004. Born in Inglewood, Calif., she received her PhD in musicology and music theory from the University of Chicago and her doctorate in piano performance from the Peabody Conservatory. Her areas of expertise include piano literature and the intersection between analysis and performance, with particular regard to Bach, Chopin, Mozart, and Schubert. She teaches seminars on fugue and 19th-century analysis and has taught seminars on Mozart piano concertos and Schubert’s music. She has taught courses on the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus in musicology and on the Peabody campus in Humanities, specifically on the analysis of poetry.