University of British Columbia
Mark Anderson is currently Assistant Professor of Piano and Chamber Music at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He accepts undergrad and graduate students each year as space in his studio permits. Previously, he has taught students of all ages and levels for over 25 years. His students have been competition winners on a local, regional and national level and some have gone on to major in piano performance at major universities and conservatories. He has been an affiliate of the Music Teachers Association of California since 1998 and of Music Teachers National Association since 2005. Mark Anderson accepts students by audition. Mr. Anderson’s studio is often full and a waiting list is not uncommon. Beginners through early intermediate students are encouraged to enrol in New World Music Academy, which Mr. Anderson owns and operates.
New World Music Academy
Mark Anderson is the founder and summer instructor at New World Music Academy in Pleasanton, CA. New World Music Academy has proven its commitment to quality music education since opening its doors in September of 2005. New World Music Academy invites you to experience the excellence in teaching, facility and staff. Lessons, classes, recitals, special projects, community outreach programs, special student events are available to students of all ages and levels.
Competition Juror and Masterclass Clinician
Mr. Anderson has sat on international competition juries in Newport (Wales) and New Orleans (USA). He regularly is invited to sit on regional competition juries for sponsoring bodies such as the RNCM (Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester UK), MTAC (Music Teacher’s Association of California) state concerto and solo as well as Panel/YAG auditions, U.S. Open Competition, the Ross McKee Piano Competition in San Francisco, and many others.