Colleen Kilpatrick earned a Master of Music in Collaborative Piano from the University of North Texas in 2019 and a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Ave Maria University in 2016. While a student at UNT, she was the accompanist for University Singers and Women’s Chorus, and served as staff accompanist and coach at AMU from 2016-2017. A lover of opera, Ms. Kilpatrick was rehearsal pianist for The Magic Flute and keyboardist for L’incoronazione di Poppea at the Miami Summer Music Festival in 2019. Ms. Kilpatrick has performed in masterclasses with Margo Garrett, Susan Youens, Margaret Singer, and Roy Howat, among others.
Ms. Kilpatrick loves to share her passion for the piano with students of all ages, and has been teaching privately since 2009. Also a trained organist and soprano, she has held church positions both in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and her native Southwest Florida, and is a member of the Dallas Symphony Chorus.