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Lorraine A. Abbott Edit Profile

educator , musician

Lorraine A. Abbott, musician, educator. Recipient Arts and Letters Achievement award, State University of New York, 1985; Garahee Music scholar, 1982-1985. Member of National Guild Piano Teachers, American Guild Organists, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Background

Abbott, Lorraine A. was born on December 4, 1962 in Buffalo. Daughter of Murray Abbott and Rita Abbott-Klos.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Piano Performance, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, 1985. Master of Music in Piano Performance, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, 1988. Master of Music in Chamber Music, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, 1996.

Doctor of Music in Chamber Music, University Miami, 2002.

Career

Freelance pianist, private teacher, Miami, 1996—2003, Buffalo, since 2003. Graduate teaching assistant University Miami, 1996—1999. Pianist South Beach Chamber Ensemble, Miami, 1997—2003, Arabesque Chamber Ensemble, Miami, since 1998.

Pianist, organist, director choir Deerhurst Presbyterian Church, Buffalo.

Membership

Member of National Guild Piano Teachers, American Guild Organists, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Connections

Married Edwin K. Bradley, Junior, December 24, 2001. Children: Matthew Edwin, Hannah Lorraine.

father:
Murray Abbott

mother:
Rita Abbott-Klos

spouse:
Edwin K. Bradley

child:
Matthew Edwin Abbott

child:
Hannah Lorraine Abbott