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accompanist , piano educator

Robin Jean Sempey Arrigo, American piano educator, accompanist. Member Music Teachers National Association, American College Musicians.

Background

Arrigo, Robin Jean Sempey was born on January 11, 1962 in Miami, Florida, United States. Daughter of Edward James and Jean (Packman) Sempey.

Education

Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance, Florida State University, 1984. Master Music Education, Florida State University, 1987. Doctor of Musical Arts in Accompanying and Chamber Music, University Miami, 1998.

Career

Teacher piano South Dade Senior High School, Homestead, Florida, 1987-1988, Camden Middle School, Kingsland, Georgia, 1988-1989. Private teacher piano, Fernandina Beach, Florida, 1989-1992. Artist-in-residence Dreyfoos School Arts, West Palm Beach, 1993-1995.

Professional soloist. Accompanist Florida Philharmonic Chorus, Fort Lauderdale, 1996, Florida Grand Opera, Miami, 1996, John Matz, tenor, 2005, 2006, Roberta Peters, soprano, 2005, pianist, harpsichoridst, Palm Beach Symphony, 2004. Judge Pathfinder Scholarship Competition, West Palm Beach, 1999, 2000, 04, 06, 07.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: The Mendelssohns: Their Music in History, 2001. Musician WXEL's Ovation South Florida, Even Song, International Pianist Parade, Faculty Showcase Gala, Palm Beach Atlantic University Symphony, Liszt, Hungarian Fantasy Concerto, Kravis Center Stage, 2001-2005, 06, 07. Soloist Palm Beach Symphony, 2005^, pianist and harpsichordist, 2004^.

Membership

Member Music Teachers National Association, American College Musicians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, raising her children.

Connections

Married John Joseph Arrigo, July 23, 1988. Children: Alyssa, Angela, Amanda.

father:
Edward James Sempey

mother:
Jean (Packman) Sempey

spouse:
John Joseph Arrigo

child:
Alyssa Arrigo

child:
Angela Arrigo

child:
Amanda Arrigo