Christopher Madden

Lecturer in Piano
School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Baylor University
Waco, TX 76798
Phone: (254) 710-6508
Fax: (254) 710-1191
E-Mail: Christopher_A_Madden@baylor.edu



Christopher Madden is Lecturer in Piano at Baylor University, where he teaches class piano and applied lessons for secondary students. His playing has earned him numerous scholarships and grants, allowing him to perform in festivals and master classes throughout the United States and Italy. Recent awards include first place in the University of Oklahoma's concerto competition. In addition to performing, Christopher enjoys both teaching and research. While at the University of Oklahoma, he was awarded the Provost's Certificate of Distinction in Teaching. He has presented research at the Music Teachers National Association national conference, National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy, Group Piano/Piano Pedagogy Forum, and Collegiate Piano Pedagogy Symposium. His research has also been published in Clavier Companion Digital Edition. Christopher is currently a DMA candidate in Piano Performance and Pedagogy at the University of Oklahoma. Previously, he earned an MM in Piano Pedagogy at Florida State University. At the Pennsylvania State University, he graduated first in the School of Music, completing an MA in Music Theory/History and a BM in Piano Performance.