About the author
Dr Mark McGee
Mark’s experience as a performer is considerable, and includes concertos with ABC State Orchestras, numerous solo recitals and performances with some of Australia’s most distinguished musicians. Currently, Mark is Assistant Director of Music at St. Kevin’s College and also teaches piano and lectures in piano pedagogy at Melbourne University’s Faculty of Music where he became, in 2002, the first pianist in Australia to have conferred upon him the degree of Doctor of Musical Arts. He is a Federal examiner with the AMEB and is also a qualified teacher of the Alexander Technique.
Behind the Piano Examiner’s Desk: What Is It Really Like?
by Dr Mark McGee
Welcome to our second guest post this month by an AMEB piano examiner. The first article explained everything you need to know about a Rockschool piano exam- click here to read that post. Today, we are very privileged to have Dr Mark McGee presenting his thoughts on being a piano examiner. Mark is Assistant Director ... Behind the Piano Examiner’s Desk: What Is It Really Like?