Dr. Lora Gubanov
Lora Gubanov received her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance at the University of Memphis in May of 2016. She completed her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Piano Performance at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2011. As an enthusiastic educator, Lora is currently teaching students of all ages and skill levels. Some of her distinguished awards include 1st place winner of Tennessee’s MTNA State Piano Competition in 2006, Celebration of Excellence Competition winner in 2007, University of Tennessee Concerto Competition winner in 2007, recepient of Full Assistanship in teaching Class Piano at the The University of Memphis in 2011, finalist at The University of Memphis Soloist Competition in 2013, and a participant in the Wideman International Piano Competition in Shreveport, LA in 2014. Some of the summer programs she has attended include Bosendorfer Piano Festival in Vienna, Austria in the summer of 2008 and InterHarmony Music Festival in Birklehof, Germany in 2010. Dr. Gubanov is a member of Music Teachers National Association, GMMTA, National Guild of Piano Teachers, and Suzuki Association of the Americas.