Pianist John Gilmour completed his undergraduate degree in Music Theory at Temple University. An avid player of art song, he has appeared with singers in recital throughout the greater Philadelphia area. In 2014 he attended the Vancouver International Song Institute, where he performed in masterclasses with Martin Katz. He is a founding staff member of Sister Cities Girlchoir, the girl empowerment choral academy in Philadelphia and Camden, New Jersey. John will begin work on a masters degree in Collaborative Piano this Fall at the University of California, Irvine, where he has been awarded a Graduate Opportunity Fellowship to study with Nina Scolnik. He currently studies with Susan Nowicki.