Ivy  Andreasen BA, NCTM


Certify in the Well Prepared Pianist Institute                                           Have a successful music studio                                                            Create quality musicians who love music


 Educational Background

  • Nationally Certified Teacher of Music, 2010
  • Bachelors of Music in Keyboard Pedagogy, Fall 2008, cum laude graduate
  • Well Prepared Pianist Institute, 2007-Present, Student of Lois Mathews and N. Jane Tan
  • Piano Student of Dr. Ralph Van der Beek, 2006-2008, Student of Dr. Diana Page 2003-2006
  • Pedagogy Student of Dr. Yu-Jane Yang, 2005-2008
  • Cello Student of Dr. Viktor Uzer, Pegsoon Whang, Dr. Paul Joines, 2003-2006
  • Voice Student of Evelyn Harris, 2003-2008
  • Graduate of Box Elder High School, 2003


Teaching Experience

  •  Ivy’s Music Studio, 2000-Present
  • Student teacher of Group Piano Class at Weber State, 2006-2007
  • Student teacher of Piano Preparatory Program at Weber State, 2005-2007
  •  Box Elder Educational Strings Summer Orchestra Teacher, 2003, 2004
  •  Box Elder Intermediate School Orchestra Tutor, 2002


Other Experience

  •  NCUR (National Conference of Undergraduate Research) Presenter, 2004
  • NCUR Publication ‘The Dangers of String Players and Pianists in playing with hand and arm pain and the methods to overcome and prevent the problems’.  Published in the National Undergraduate Research Journal, 2004


Performance Experience

  •  Senior Piano Recital, March 2008
  • 5 Piano Team, ‘Notables’ various venues, 2008
  •  Jury Recitals at Weber State University, 2003-2007
  • Master Class Performer with Rieko Aizawa of the Amelia Piano Trio, 2007
  • Junior Recital Accompanist, 2007, 2004
  •  Master class with Anthony DeMar, 2005
  • Senior Piano Recital, 2003
  • Accompanying Experience of Vocalists, Instrumentalists, Choirs

Awards and Honors

  • Nationally Certified Teacher of Music, NCTM 2009
  • National Studio Teacher Fellowship, 2009
  • MTNA StAR, 2008
  • UMTA Student Teacher of the Year, 2007
  •  Accompanying Scholarship, 2007
  •  Orchestra Scholarship, 2003-2007
  •  National Honor Roll, Deans List, Weber State University, 2003-2008
  •  Miss Brigham City, 2005
  • Chopin Award, Box Elder High School, 2003


Membership in Professional Organizations

  •  Utah Music Teachers Association Weber State University Chapter, Social Chair 2005-2007. Vice President 2004
  •  Music Educators National Convention Student Chapter, President, 2004
  • Utah Music Teachers Association, Member 2003-Present



References available upon request