Victor Labenske

Victor Labenske

Victor Labenske is professor of music at Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) in San Diego, California, where he teaches piano and composition. A summa cum laude graduate of PLNU, he earned his master's degree in piano performance at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Joanne Baker. He also earned a Doctor of Musical Arts in piano performance at the University of Southern California, studying piano with Stewart Gordon.

Dr. Labenske has been honored with such distinctions as performing in the opening ceremonies of the 1984 Olympic Games and being named an Academic All-American Scholar. He has contributed articles to American Music Teacher, Piano Magazine and California Music Teacher. He remains active as a concert artist - both as a soloist and as a collaborative performer. He enjoys presenting keyboard workshops and performing sacred concerts with his wife, Judith Spaite Labenske.

Dr. Labenske's compositional output includes over 500 published compositions and arrangements written at various levels of difficulty. His recent chamber work, A Walk Through the Valley, was commissioned by the Music Teachers National Association for the 2019 National Conference. In addition to numerous piano solos and recital suites published by Alfred Music, his sacred collections include the extensive Sunday Morning Companion library, and Play Praise, a graded piano series of contemporary praise and worship collections for the student performer.


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