School of Music
College of Performing and Visual Arts
Edward Rothmel, DMA, has quickly established himself as a preeminent vocal coach and pianist, specializing in opera, song literature, and instrumental chamber music. Rothmel received his BM and MM degrees in Piano Performance from the Florida State University and completed his DMA degree at Eastman School of Music where he studied with renowned pianist, Jean Barr. After his Carnegie Hall debut in 2012, Rothmel has continued to cultivate a thriving performing career while also pursuing his teaching career.
He currently serves as Assistant Professor of Collaborative Piano/Vocal Coaching at the University of Northern Colorado and on faculty at the Boston University Tanglewood Institute. Dr. Rothmel has also taught at Si parla, si canta in Marche, Italy and the Castleton Festival. A versatile musician, Rothmel has served as producer for an up-coming Albany Records release in collaboration with pianist, Heidi Louise Williams. An avid chamber musician, Rothmel has collaborated with many outstanding American and international artists.