Kris Faatz

Piano Lessons




Kris Faatz offers piano lessons at Cockeysville Music to students of all ages.  Kris has been a piano teacher for ten years and has been on the faculty of Cockeysville Music since the summer of 2008.

She received Bachelors degrees in music and engineering from Swarthmore College and a Master’s degree in piano performance and pedagogy from the Peabody Conservatory, where she studied with Brian Ganz.  While at Peabody, Kris served as an accompanist in the choral, orchestral and opera programs, and received a Dean's Grant and the Pauline Favin Memorial Award for piano performance.

As a studio piano teacher, she enjoys sharing music-making with students of all ages and ability levels, and helping them to find their own musical voice.  Kris is also a member of the Peabody Road Scholar's lecture faculty.  In addition to her work in music, she is an avid reader and writer of fiction.