Make plans to attend a magical evening filled with fine food, delightful company, and heartfelt tributes to two individuals who have inspired generations of piano teachers around the world. This year at NCKP we honor the contributions of Jane Magrath and E.L. Lancaster with the Lifetime Achievement Award. As NCKP's highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award is presented on behalf of the Frances Clark Center to individuals who have made substantial and enduring contributions to the field of piano pedagogy.

Friday, July 26, 2019 at NCKP
6:00pm Reception ā€¢ 6:30pm Dinner and Awards
Tickets are $100 and include a reception and plated dinner.


Magrath2"Iā€™m thrilled to receive this award from the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. I am mindful of the enormous impact this organization has had on supporting excellence in teaching through its work and influence. This is truly a wonderful honor." ā€” Jane Magrath





Lancaster copy"I am pleased to accept the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. This organization is at the forefront of teacher training for our field and this recognition by them is truly an honor. I always look forward to the conferences and the one in 2019 promises to be a true highlight for me." ā€” E.L. Lancaster