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Joanne Inkman holds a Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she was a Holderness Fellow, Teaching Assistant and a Winner of the annual Concerto Competition. A native of Canada, she received her early musical training in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She earned the Performer’s Associateship from the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto and was the recipient of three British Columbia Cultural Fund Awards. As collaborative pianist, her trio won first place in the Friends of Chamber Music Competition. Ms inkman has participated in the Tibor Varga Festival in Sion, Switzerland and the Johanneson International Music School in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Teachers include Eleanor Harkness, Bela Nagy, Rebecca Penneys, Robin Wood, Joseph DiPiazza and Clifton Matthews.
Ms. Inkman teaches piano, class piano and Introduction to Western Music at Wake Forest University and is the pianist for the touring Wake Forest Concert Choir. She taught on the faculties of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Lenoir-Rhyne College, Greensboro Music Academy and the University of the North Carolina School of the Arts Summer Session and Chamber Music Institute. Ms. Inkman has extensive performance experience in solo, chamber music, musical theater, vocal lieder, opera, choral, orchestral piano music and church music. Ms. Inkman’s New York debut recital was at Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York, New York in 1991.