Lisa Iwasaki has performed widely as a piano soloist and collaborative artist in Canada and the U.S. A graduate of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, she holds degrees from the University of Toronto in music education and psychology, and a Masters degree in piano performance from Southern Methodist University. Teachers have included Andrew Markow, David Karp, Sam Holland, Fernando Laires and Nazzareno Carusi. Ms. Iwasaki has held faculty positions at music schools in Toronto, Dallas TX and Rochester NY. A nationally certified teacher, she has been active with the Music Teacher’s National Association, Rochester Piano Teachers’ Guild, Ontario Registered Music Teachers’ Association and the RCM Examinations College of Examiners. Working with dedicated young musicians in her private studio and while adjudicating festivals is a particular passion.