Adjunct Assistant Professor
Director, Boston College Chamber Music Society
B.M. Boston University
M.M. Boston University
D.M.A. Boston University
Office: Lyons 426
T/Th 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
12:45 - 1:15 p.m. and
Pianist Sandra Hebert has performed throughout the U.S., as well as in Asia and Europe in recital as soloist, concerto soloist, and collaborative pianist. She appears regularly with the Kalliope Trio, and with her piano-duo partner, Elaine Kwon. A committed proponent of new music, her numerous premiers include the international award-winning Flood Gate by Robert Rowe, and the U.S. premiere of Erland von Koch's Piano Concerto #3. She has recorded for Le Chant du Monde, CRI, ICMC, Juxtab and Arcadian Winds, and has performed frequently on radio and television, including WGBH and WBUR in Boston, as well as appearances on the West Coast.
An active teacher, she has presented master classes at festivals, conservatories and universities throughout the U.S., as well as in Europe and China. In 1997, she spent a semester in the People's Republic of China as Visiting Professor of Piano at the Conservatory of Music in Wuhan. Her solo and chamber recitals, including the premiere of a new Chinese solo piano work, were received with critical acclaim and were broadcast on Chinese radio and television. She has returned to China several times by invitation, both to teach and for a concert tour throughout the country.
Ms. Hebert currently has a two-year appointment for AYs 2009-2011 as Master Teacher in Residence with Nokomis Music Teachers Association in Seattle, Washington. During the summer, she teaches piano and chamber music in Regensburg, Germany as a faculty member of the International Music Academy.
Winner of numerous prizes and awards for both performance and academics, Ms. Hebert holds a D.M.A. in Piano Performance from Boston University; for ten years, she was a member of the Conservatory faculty at the Longy School of Music, and currently is Adjunct Assistant Professor and Director of Chamber Music on the Music Department Faculty of Boston College.