David Winkelman

I strive to build a healthy and individual student/teacher relationship with each of my students. Through trying to know a student as a whole person I can be more effective in helping that person build and develop the skills necessary to become the best musician possible.


• Piano studies with Yoheved Kaplinsky
• Theory studies with Nils Vigeland
• Piano studies with Martin Canin
• Ear training studies with Mary Anthony Cox and Rebecca Scott
• Theory studies with Michael White and Larry Alan Smith
• Keyboard skills studies with Baruch Arnon
• Music history studies with Joel Sachs

Awards, Recognitions and Honors

• Recipient of the UNCSA Excellence in Teaching Award (Spring 2011)
• Saul Braverman Award for outstanding achievement in the study of music theory


• International Council of Fine Arts Deans (ICFAD)
• College Music Society (CMS)
• Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development (ASCD)


D.M.A.Manhattan School of Music

M.M.The Juilliard School

B.M.The Juilliard School