Two recital programs per year; Annual CHMTA Festival of Auditions, NCMTA district auditions, NCMTA state auditions, CHMTA sponsored Masterclasses, monthly performance classes, performances in retirement communities, DMTA Play-A-Thon events.
Leadership and Service Activities:
Member-at-Large, Durham Music Teachers Association Board
Secretary, Durham Music Teachers Association Board
Newsletter Editor, CHMTA, 2003-07.
President, CHMTA, 1999-2000.
Secretary, CHMTA, 1996-97.
MTNA/NCMTA Junior High Baldwin Auditions Chair, State Conference
Newsletter Editor, CHMTA, 1995-96.
President, CHMTA 1993-94.
Program Chair, CHMTA
Festival of Auditions Chair, CHMTA, 1988-89; 89-90.
NCMTA Certification Committee
Raleigh Piano Teachers Association Young Artist Auditions
NC Division National Federation of Music Clubs Auditions
NCMTA Piano Olympics Festival, Rocky Mount, NC
OMTA, Defiance Ohio, Piano Festival
Chamber music and solo performances:
North Carolina: The Chapel Hill Bible Church; Carol Woods Retirement Center Chapel Hill; Carolina Meadows Retirement Community, The Governor's Club, Brightleaf Square, Durham; Croasdaile Retirement Community, Durham; Durham Arts Council Recital Hall, NC Central University, Durham; Northgate Mall, Durham. UNC-Chapel Hill
Washington DC: The Catholic University of America
Church Pianist and Free Lance work:
Assistant Pianist, Holy Infant Catholic Church, Durham, NC, January 2010 - 2013
Substitute Pianist, Holy Infant Catholic Church, Durham, NC, 2008-2010
Assistant Pianist, St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Chapel Hill, NC, 1996-2014
Free lance performances for weddings, receptions, parties since 1987 in the NC Triangle area.
Schaefer Piano Studio
Frances Heutte Schaefer
Teacher and Freelance Pianist
805 Tinkerbell Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Located less than one mile from Durham county, off Ephesus Church Rd.
Landline (studio): (919) 942-6536
I have digital voicemail, please leave a message anytime.
Please include your name and contact number with a brief message and I will get back to you ASAP!