Kevin Aanerud, pianist, is a long time resident of Seattle. He studied with Bela Siki at the University of Washington and at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. Mr. Aanerud’s recordings of contemporary music with Christopher Luba and Stuart Dempster were made during his student years. He currently maintains a large piano studio and is an active collaborative pianist for chamber music and student competitions. In addition to his concert work with Aronoff Chamber Players, Mr. Aanerud is organist for St. Madeline Sophie Church and accompanist for Musica Sacra Chorale. He has served on the Max Aronoff Viola Institute faculty since 2000.