Arts & Humanities Faculty
Professor Kime specializes in teaching adult piano students and has presented workshops on teaching adults to music teachers at both the local and national levels. She also serves on the Committee for Adult Learning through the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. She has written articles on teaching adults for various national music teacher journals and piano pedagogy forums. In addition, Professor Kime is a frequent clinician and judge at piano competitions and festivals throughout Michigan.
Professor Kime earned a bachelor’s degree in music education from Olivet College, a master’s in piano performance from Michigan State University, and a doctorate in piano pedagogy and music education from the University of Oklahoma.