Piano Faculty

Dr. John Fast of EMU Dr. John Fast, teachers piano and organ and has been a member of the EMU music faculty since 1975. He is currently a part-time teacher of organ and piano. He also teaches in the preparatory music program at EMU. In addition to his work in the music department, Mr. Fast is the managing editor for the EMU undergraduate catalog. Learn more

Dr. Anne Waltner of EMU Dr. Anne Waltner has performed on four continents in numerous solo and collaborative roles. Currently assistant professor of music at Eastern Mennonite University, Anne is regarded both as a demanding teacher and a highly artistic performer. At EMU she coordinates the music theory sequence, the collaborative piano program, and teaches studio piano. She graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music with a Doctor of Musical Arts degree and an Artist Diploma in collaborative piano, where she studied with Anita Pontremoli and Olga Radosavljevich. Anne received her Masters and Bachelor degrees in solo piano performance from Chicago College of Performing Arts under Ludmila Lazar, and Goshen (IN) College under Marvin Blickenstaff, respectively. Learn more at www.awaltner.com. Learn more