Neal O'Doan

Neal O'Doan studied piano at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California earning his Bachelor and Master degrees under Professor Edward Shadbolt. He attended the Juilliard School of Music in New York, studying piano with Rosina Lhevinne and Martin Canin.As guest soloist he has performed concertos with the Chicago, Seattle, Juilliard, Victoria (Canada), Seattle Philharmonic Symphony Orchestras. He recorded concertos with the Royal Philharmonic and English Chamber Orchestras and has been a frequent guest artist in the Seattle Chamber Music Festival.In 1999 he retired from his professorhip at the University of Washington Music School in Seattle, Washington having taught piano there for twenty-three years. He currently teaches piano students in Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, and Olympia.