Vicharini Marzaroli
Rosanna Marzaroli
Dr. Peter Klimo
Master Class, Workshop

Dr. Peter Klimo, Hungarian-American pianist, has been fortunate to take his performing talents around the world and is always looking to share his passion for music and the piano. A Los Angeles native, he began his piano studies at the age of nine with Vicharini and Rosanna Marzaroli. He then continued with Dr. Tyler Tom while attending the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. Peter earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the Eastman School of Music studying with Dr. Nelita True, his Master’s Degree from the Yale School of Music studying with Peter Frankl, an Artist Diploma from Texas Christian University with Dr. Tamás Ungár, and his Doctorate of Musical Arts in Performance and Literature at the Eastman School of Music with Alan Chow.

Dedicated to education and sustaining the art form, Peter has given master classes at Cal State University Northridge, at Hardin Simmons University, at both Los Angeles and Orange County High Schools for the Arts, for the Thousand Oaks Philharmonic Society, and for the Steinway Society of Western Pennsylvania. He has also served as a faculty member of the DBS Summer Music Festival in Hong Kong during its 2013 inaugural year. Over the years, Peter has been called to adjudicate competitions both local and international. He has maintained a private studio in Los Angeles, and he is currently Assistant Professor of Piano at California State University Fresno.