Cynthia Tobey

Cynthia T.

Mount Sinai, NY

About Cynthia T.

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Cynthia teaches: Females 4 and up
Males 5 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: September 2003
Last sign in: More than two months


I received my Bachelors of Music from The Curtis Institute of Music and my Masters in Music & Music Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. I recently completed my Doctorate degree at Columbia University, in the Music & Teaching of Music in Higher Education degree program. I am on the Faculty of Applied Piano at Columbia University as well as Instructor of Chamber Music there. I am also on the piano faculty at the Bard College Conservatory, Preparatory Division. I am a New York State Certificated music teacher with over 10 years of teaching experience. I was on the piano and chamber music faculty at the Luzerne Music Center for eight years.

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Haydn B Minor Sonata, performed at Milbank Chapel, Columbia University.


Piano Teacher

Jan 2012 - Present
Bard College

Piano & Chamber Music Teacher

Jan 2011 - Present
Columbia University

Piano & Chamber Music Teacher

Jun 2008 - Aug 2015
Luzerne Music Center


Ed.D.C.T. (Doctoral degree) Higher Music Education

Sep 2012 - May 2016
Columbia University, Teachers College

M.A. Music & Music Education

Jan 2009 - May 2011
Columbia University, Teachers College

B.M. Piano Performance

Sep 2004 - May 2007
Curtis Institute of Music

Languages Spoken


Fluent / Native Proficiency


NYS Certified K-12 Music Education

May 2011
Columbia University, Teachers College

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1 Review on Cynthia T.

Immanuel Jun 1, 2016
Piano · In studio
Cynthia was a great teacher. She helped a lot with my technique and timing while continuing to encourage me to express the music. She was patient and really helped me polish pieces I was working on to bring them to the next level
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