2017 Round Top Music Festival
Florida State University
David Brickle is an emerging performer and educator based in Tallahassee, Florida. Currently, he is pursuing a DM degree in piano performance, studying with Dr. Read Gainsford, and a certificate of Specialized Studies in Pedagogy of Music Theory at Florida State University. He holds a MM degree in piano performance from FSU where he also taught secondary applied piano lessons to both graduate and undergraduate students as a GA in Teaching for the FSU College of Music. David also holds a BM degree from the University of South Carolina where he studied with Dr. Marina Lomazov. Last summer, he was on the faculty of the FSU Summer Piano Institute teaching piano lessons and piano literature classes, coordinating and coaching the duo piano program, and leading a masterclass. He has given performances for the ETV Radio show “On the Keys” and as guest artist in numerous concert series including the Lander University Emerging Keyboard Artist Series. After winning first prize in the South Carolina MTNA competition two years in a row and receiving honorable mention at the southeastern regional level, David has also twice been a finalist at the Chautauqua International Piano Competition.