Dr. Lucy Mauro, Assistant Professor of Music at West Virginia University, frequently conducts master classes, workshops and other presentations, often with tenor Donald George. She specializes in such areas as developing musical expression and communication, the nineteenth-century German melodrama, and the art of collaborative performance. Along with Mr. George, Dr. Mauro has performed to much acclaim at many U.S. universities and conferences.
In addition, Dr. Mauro and Mr. George were guest artists at the 2008 Asolo Song Festival and Institute in Italy and the 2008 International Performing Arts Institute in Germany, where Dr. Mauro is also a faculty member. Among their upcoming performances, the two will perform at the 2009 Mozart Festival in Wuerzburg, Germany. Dr. Mauro has recorded for Capstone Records and is also the co-editor of Essential Two-Piano Repertoire and other forthcoming books from Alfred Music Publishing.
Dr. Mauro received her bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University, where she studied with Ann Schein and Julio Esteban.