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Peggy Otwell

  • Teaching Faculty I, Piano, Piano Pedagogy


DMA & MM, Piano Performance, University of Maryland College Park
BM, Piano Performance, Catholic University of America


Dr. Peggy Otwell is a nationally known teacher and clinician who has also performed extensively throughout the USA and in Europe as a solo pianist and chamber musician. She currently teaches piano, piano pedagogy and piano literature at UW Milwaukee. Peggy was the co-founder of Chamber Artists of Washington (D.C.), with whom she performed for over 15 years in that city. A former Fulbright scholar to France, Peggy has recorded the complete piano works of French composer, Déodat deSéverac, for Musical Heritage Society Records, and has also edited and recorded for the Schirmer Performance Editions. Professor Otwell is a graduate of the Catholic University of America (Washington, D.C.), and holds a DMA in piano performance from the University of Maryland.