Teacher of the Year Award
Pianist Daniel Scene has long been known as a consummate artist and a superlative teacher. Having performed on four continents, concert-goers have come to admire his comprehensive musicianship and formidable technique.
After his debut at age fifteen with the Charlotte Symphony, Mr. Schene studies at the NCSA with Rebecca Penneys, and subsequently at Indiana University with George Sebok and Enrica Cavallo-Gulli.
As a recitalist and concert soloist, Schene has performed at numerous venues, including the Salle Cortot and the Treatro de Paz. Since 1983 he has given annual solo recitals at the University of Missouri-Columbia and Webster University. He also performs regularly at Indiana University's Summer Music Festival.
Daniel Schene has collaborated with many fine artists, including Zara Nelson, Denes Kovacs, Jacques Israelievitch, David Halen and the Arianna String Quartet. He has been the duo partner of violinist Eva Szekely for many years. The duo has performed across the United States, throughout Brazil and in France and Canada. Mr