My Studio

MarjiFintPianoStudioBusinessMarjorie Fint

Below is my work history and experience. I have dedicated my life to piano and am excited to begin helping your child learn the gift of music!

Education
University of Oklahoma (OU)
Master of Music in Piano Performance and Pedagogy 2013 – Present
Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance, graduated with distinction 2009 – 2013

Oklahoma City University 2008 – 2009
Concurrent Enrollment
Classen School of Advanced Studies (CSAS)  2002 – 2009
College Prep School, Piano Major, audition and entrance exam required

 

Primary Instructors
Dr. Jeongwon Ham, OU Piano Professor  2014 – 2015
Dr. Edward Gates, OU Piano Professor  2009 – 2013
Dr. Barbara Fast, OU Piano Pedagogy Professor  2012 – 2013
Mrs. Stephanie Shames, OU Studio Accompanying Professor 2011 – 2014

Teaching Experience
Private Piano Studio, Norman, OK  2015 – Present
Masterclass at Classen School of Advanced Studies, OKC, OK  Spring 2015
4 students, Early to Late Intermediate levels, ages 12-15
Instructor of Record  2013 – Present
Undergraduate Group Piano Level 1, MUTE 1311, 1 course, OU
Undergraduate Group Piano Level 2, MUTE 1321, 1 course, OU
Undergraduate Group Piano Level 3, MUTE 2311, 1 course, OU
Undergraduate Group Piano Level 4, MUTE 2321, 1 course, OU
Non-Music Major Group Piano Level 1, MUNM 1022, 6 courses, OU
Undergraduate Applied Piano, Music and Non-Music majors, OU
Piano Pedagogy course, OU 2012 – 2013
Study private and group piano teaching at the elementary level
Student teaching, private lessons with Early Intermediate student, age 11
Artworks Academy of Performing Arts, Moore, OK  2011 – 2013
Individual piano and music theory lessons
9 students total, ages 6-18, Elementary to Intermediate levels
Private Piano Instruction 2010 – 2013
3 students total, ages 5-26, Elementary level

Performance Experience
St. Thomas More “Lunchtime Recitals” in Norman, OK 2013 – 2015
Master Degree Recital, OU  Fall 2014
Vienna International Piano Academy in Austria Summer 2014
Lessons with Krassimira Jordan, Wolfgang Watzinger, Stephan Möller
Master Class, featuring Duane Hulbert, OU Spring 2014
Senior Degree Recital, OU  Spring 2013
“A Day in the Life” event, OU  Fall 2012
Classical Music Festival recital in Eisenstadt, Austria Summer 2012
Master Class, featuring Alan Chow in Eisenstadt, Austria Summer 2012
Junior Degree Recital, OU Spring 2012
Numerous public departmental recitals  2009 – 2015
Donna Turner Smith Competition, OU  Fall 2011

Accompanying Experience
Chamber lessons, Mrs. Stephanie Shames, OU 2013 – 2014
At least two hours per week of assigned chamber ensembles
Hillcrest Christian Church, OKC, OK  2013 – 2014
Choral, vocal, and instrumental accompanying
Midwest Boulevard Christian Church, Midwest City, OK  2010 – 2013
Choral, vocal, and instrumental accompanying
Studio Accompanying course, Mrs. Stephanie Shames, OU   2011 – 2013
At least two hours per week of assigned accompanying
in vocal and/or instrumental teaching studios
Choral, Vocal, and Instrumental Accompanying, OU and CSAS 2006 – Present
Recitals, lessons, rehearsals, other performances, OU Young Men’s
Vocal Workshop 2012, OU Choral Union

Professional Affiliations
Music Teachers National Association, OU Collegiate Chapter
  2011 – Present
Vice President (2013-2014)
Chapter of the Year Committee, three-time winner
Fundraising Committee, Public Relations Committee
OU Prospective Student Representative  2011 – 2014
Offer prospective students information about curriculum, performance and pedagogy opportunities, overall atmosphere, etc.
Student guide and representative on questionnaire panel for “Pizza, Piano, and Prokofiev,” a program for high school students to take lessons with the OU piano faculty, attend a lecture on Prokofiev, and ask current students questions about OU Piano department.
Student guide and performer for “A Day in the Life,” a program for high school students to experience one day as a piano major.
Norman Area Music Teachers Association, student member  Since 2012
Oklahoma Music Educators Association, student member  Since 2012
Alpha Lambda Delta, OU Academic Honors Society 2009 – 2013

Awards and Honors
President’s Honor Roll  2011 – 2013
Dean’s Honor Roll  2009 – 2013
Outstanding Senior Piano Major Award Spring 2013
Ruth Moore Memminger Piano Scholarship 2013 – 2015
Jewel Nelson Luccock Memorial Award 2012 – 2013
Marjorie Martin Caylor Memorial Scholarship 2011
Patti Wilson Johnson Foundation Scholarship 2010
OU Music Tuition Scholarship 2009 – 2013
Jewel Nelson Luccock Memorial Scholarship 2009
Donna Fabien Brewer Scholarship 2009