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piano educator , Suzuki piano teacher and trainer

Mary Craig Powell, Suzuki piano teacher and trainer, piano educator. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award East Carolina U. School Music, 1994. Member Music Teachers National Association, Suzuki Association Americans (registered teacher trainer, piano liaison to national Executive Board, Outstanding Teacher award 1996), National Federation Music Clubs, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Alpha Iota.

Background

Powell, Mary Craig was born on June 3, 1940 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Braxton Craig and Frances Harrington (Hooker) Daughtridge.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music Education magna cum laude, East Carolina University, 1962. Master of Music, Wichita State University, 1964.

Career

Member piano faculty Campbell College, Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1965-1966, Erskine College, Due West, South Carolina, 1966-1968, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, 1971-1972. Private piano teacher, Athens, Ohio, 1973-1984. Suzuki piano teacher Community Music School, lecturer Capital University, Columbus, 1984—2005, member piano faculty Conservatory Music, 1995—2005.

Private piano teacher, since 2005. Piano teacher trainer Suzuki Association of the American mathematical society. Guest clinician in Suzuki piano, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Bermuda, Japan, Canada, Italy, Singapore, Malaysia, also 35 states, since 1979.

Presenter National Conference in Piano Pedagogy, Chicago, 1984, Music Educators National Conference, Cincinnati, 1986.

Works

Membership

Member Music Teachers National Association, Suzuki Association Americans (registered teacher trainer, piano liaison to national executive board, Outstanding Teacher award 1996, Excellence in Music Education award 2002), National Federation Music Clubs, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Alpha Iota.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, reading, gardening.

Connections

Married Claud F. Powell. Children: John Michael, Robert Andrew. Married Carl Raymond Ingling.

father:
Braxton Craig Daughtridge

mother:
Frances Harrington (Hooker) Daughtridge

spouse:
Claud F. Powell

spouse:
Carl Raymond Ingling.

child:
John Michael Powell

child:
Robert Andrew Powell