Teacher Profile

Edwin McLean
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Graduate Degree

M.Mus., Composition, Yale School of Music, New Haven, CT
M.Mus., Composition, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
B.Mus. Piano Performance, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Ed is a nationally-known composer with over 200 publications for The FJH Music Company, ranging from The FJH Classic Music Dictionary to original works for pianists from beginner to advanced. His highly-acclaimed works for harpsichord have been performed internationally and can be heard on the Miami Bach Society recording, Edwin McLean: Sonatas for 1, 2, and 3 Harpsichords. His 2011 solo jazz album Don't Say Goodbye includes many of his advanced works for piano published by FJH. Ed began his career as a professional arranger. Currently, he is senior editor for The FJH Music Company Inc. Ed moved to Carrboro in 2004 with his wife Elise, who is an ESL teacher.
Instruments/Styles Taught

Piano, composition, improvisation—all levels. Ed teaches at his Carrboro home studio, which is equipped with a Boston 7-foot grand piano as well as digital instruments.
Closest School Districts

Carrboro Elementary, McDougal, Chapel Hill High
Closest Neighborhoods

Cates Farm, Parkview
In-Home Lessons

Not Available