Robert Carney, D.M.A.


  • D.M.A. in Piano Performance, University of North Texas
    • Dissertation: "Using Web-Based Instruction To Teach Music Theory In The Piano Studio: Defining, Designing, And Implementing An Integrative Approach"
  • M.M. in Piano Performance, Louisiana State University
  • B.M. in Piano Performance, Missouri State University

Selected Works

  • Recent concerto performances in Kansas City and Topeka
  • Recent solo recitals in Indiana, Nebraska, Tennessee, Illinois, Texas, and Missouri

Related Experience

  • Students have received top prizes in state and international competitions, appeared with orchestra, and performed at prestigious venues such as Merkin Hall in New York
  • Frequent chamber recitals with faculty from various institutions
  • Previously served as Coordinator of Instruction at a large private school in Dallas
  • Taught at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan and the advanced summer program at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Music Teachers Association
    • President-Elect
    • Past Vice-President of Auditions
  • College Music Society

Honors and Awards

  • Winner, Janice K. Hodges Contemporary Piano Competition
  • Presser Scholar, named by The Presser Foundation
  • Faculty Newcomer of the Year, SBU, 2011
  • Alumnus of the Year, Missouri State University Department of Music, 2011

Church/Community Service

  • Attends First Baptist Church, Springfield