Guest Clinician

Catherine Lysinger

Spring B Seals, NCTM, teaches private piano to students ages 4-80 at Parker Piano Studios in Fort Worth, Texas. She currently serves as Vice President for Business Activities - Elect for TMTA.  Spring received a Bachelor’s degree in Piano Performance with an emphasis in Pedagogy from Oklahoma Baptist University. She continued her studies through a graduate assistantship at Texas Christian University where she completed a Master’s degree in Piano Pedagogy, studying under Harold Martina and Dr. Ann M. Gipson.  At TCU she received extensive teaching experience through group and private lessons for children, college students, and adults. Spring has presented at the MTNA national convention, the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, and Texas and Utah state conventions, and is frequently invited as a lecturer for local association meetings. She is also a regular adjudicator for local festivals across the DFW Metroplex.  Along with colleague Whitney Hawker, Spring maintains a piano teaching blog at