Pianist Aaron Mood will join the faculty of Star City Music Studios in June 2015. Aaron previously held the positions of Staff Accompanist at Winston-Salem State University, Adjunct Instructor of Music History and Theory and Guilford Technical Community College, and Associate Master Teacher at The Music Academy of North Carolina.
Aaron Mood received his Master of Music degree in piano performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and his Bachelor of the Arts degree in music from Allegheny College, where he graduated magna cum laude. He is the recipient of the Edith Mead Osbourne Memorial Prize for distinguished pianism, the Frederick Marantz Memorial Prize in recognition of marked talent with the piano, the Mary Elizabeth King Brown Teaching Excellence Award, and was named Associate Master Teacher at the Music Academy of North Carolina in 2013. He has participated in master classes with Anna Maria Trenchi de Botazzi and Jon Nakamatsu.