Student performing opportunities:
Other possible performing opportunities:
Leadership and Service Activities:
Newsletter Editor, Durham Music Teachers Association (DMTA), 2014-15
Secretary, DMTA, 2013-14
Newsletter Editor, Chapel Hill Music Teachers Association (CHMTA), 2003-07.
President, CHMTA, 1999-2000.
Secretary, CHMTA, 1996-97.
MTNA/NCMTA Jr High Baldwin Auditions Chair, State Conference, 1996
Newsletter Editor, CHMTA, 1995-96.
President, CHMTA 1993-94.
Program Chair, CHMTA, several times fr 1988-2007
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, Durham; NC Central University, Durham; Northgate Mall, Durham; UNC-Chapel Hill
Chamber Music collaboration with Terry Patrickis, flautist, 2018-present
University United Methodist Church, Chapel Hill, NC May 2022, participated in benefit concert for victims of the war in Ukraine
Solo Recital, The Chapel Hill Bible Church
The Catholic University of America, Washington DC: solo/chamber music recital, viola and piano, with Ms. Camille Prescott-Archer, violist Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Church Pianist and Free Lance work:
Friends Home Guilford, Greensboro, NC, November 2022
Pennybryn Retirement Community, High Point, NC, June 2016
Assistant/Substitute Pianist, Holy Infant Catholic Church, Durham, NC, 2008-2013
Assistant/Substitute Pianist, St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Chapel Hill, NC, 1996-2016
Free lance performances for weddings, receptions, parties since 1987 in the NC Triangle area.
Schaefer Piano Studio
Frances Heutte Schaefer
805 Tinkerbell Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Located in East Chapel Hill close to:
Studio/work phone: (919) 942-6536
I have a digital voicemail machine please leave a message anytime.
Please include your name and contact number with a brief message and I will get back to you ASAP!