susan de kam - Piano

Susan De Kam completed her undergraduate studies with a major in Piano Performance at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She went on to study Organ Performance at The University of Michigan, earning her Master of Music and Doctor or Musical Arts degrees.

As a pianist and organist, Susan has become a well-rounded musician not only through her solo concertizing on both instruments, but also as an accompanist, chamber musician, and teacher. She has been the recipient of numerous prizes and awards for her performances, including the National Young Artists’ Competition in Organ Performance, the Bank District International Organ Competition (London, England), Miami InternationalOrgan Competition, and the Bach/Liszt International Organ Competition (Weimar, Germany). She has also been featured several times on the weekly national radio show, “Pipedreams”, as well as on Radio Cluj, a Romanian Public Radio Broadcast.

Recently Susan began composing for commercial and film. She graduated from USC with a Masters in Screen Scoring. Her projects as a freelance composer include several short films, mini documentaries, VR and AR games, and commercial work.

Susan has over 20 years of teaching experience and looks forward to passing on her knowledge and love of music.