Flora Lu Kuan

Flora Lu Kuan, piano


Flora.KuanFlora Lu Kuan is currently on the piano, chamber music, and theory faculty of Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY. She was formerly Chairperson of Music at College of the Atlantic in Maine and has taught at Marymount College, Pace University, Siena College, and Westchester Conservatory of Music. Her students have won numerous regional, national, and international piano competitions…

As a pianist and chamber player, Flora Lu Kuan has appeared as soloist with the Denver Symphony and the Portland Symphony and has collaborated with the Colorado Quartet and members of the New York Philharmonic. She has been featured on the Connecticut and Maine Touring Artists Programs, the Arcady International Music Festival in Maine, and is cited in Who’s Who of American Keyboard Artists. She has performed in Lincoln Center, the Wadsworth Atheneum, and in colleges throughout the Northeast. She received her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of Colorado and holds a Masters of Music from Peabody Conservatory and a B.A. from Cornell University. Her principal teachers include Nadia Reisenberg, Walter Hautzig, and Malcolm Bilson. She has served as Associate Director of the Arcady International Music Festival in Maine and as National Vice President of the College Music Society.