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Susanne Skyrm

Susanne Skyrm
Music, College of Fine Arts
UFA Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts 131
Phone: 605-677-5723
Born in Idaho, studied at U of Cincinnati, U of Indiana, U of Colorado, private study in Italy. Lived in Italy 7 years. teaching for over 40 years.
Teaching Interests:
Piano, piano literature
Research Interests:
piano performance, early piano, Spanish and Latin American keyboard music.
  • Doctor of Musical Arts, Piano Performance, University of Colorado, 1988
  • Advanced Piano Study with Ilonka Deckers-Kuszler, Piano Performance, N/A, 1981
  • Master of Music, Piano Performance, University of Cincinnati, 1973
  • BA, Applied Music (Piano), College of Idaho, 1971
  • Skyrm, S., (2014), Liszt e il suono di Erard/Liszt and the Erard Sound/Liszt et le son Erard. Nicolas Dufetel, ed., Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society, vol. XXXIX, pp. pp. 213-216.
  • Skyrm, S., Morales, L., (2011), Nineteenth-Century Keyboard Music Manuscripts in the Archives of the Female Monastery of San Pedro de las Dueñas. A general survey, Associacion Cultural LEAL.
  • Skyrm, S., (2010), Brazilian Piano: Choro, Samba, and Bossa Nova by Robert Wiley and Alfredo Cardim: A Review, American Music Teacher, vol. 60, iss. 3, pp. 60-61.
  • Skyrm, S., Koster, J., Johnson, C., (2010), Anthology of Eighteenth Century Spanish Keyboard Music, Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc., iss. WL600240, p. 84.
  • Skyrm, S., (2010), Cinco siglos de música de tecla española/Five centuries of Spanish Keyboard Music: Proceedings of the FIMTE Symposia 2002-2004, edited by Luisa Morales., Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society, vol. XXXV, pp. 163-168.
  • Skyrm, S., (2010), The Fugues in Sebastian Albero's Obras para Clavicordio: A Second Version., FIMTE, Associación Cultural LEAL, pp. 361-375.
  • Skyrm, S., (2003), Las 23 Sonatas para Tecla del Padre José Gallés, Instituto de Estudios Almerienses, LEAL, FIMTE, pp. 209-215.
Awards and Honors:
  • First Biennial Wayne Knutson College of Fine Arts Distinguished Professor, College of Fine Arts/Wayne Knutson, 2006
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Summer SeminarFellow, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1996