Robert D. Vandall has published more than 500 works for piano, primarily with Myklas Music Press, which is now owned by Alfred Music Publishing. His compositions are featured on numerous piano organization required lists, as well as in the National Federation of Music Clubs Festivals Bulletin. As a clinician, Mr. Vandall has appeared frequently at the Music Teachers National Convention (MTNA) and numerous state conventions.
His teaching experience is extensive, having taught group piano, music theory, music literature, and choral ensembles. He was a faculty member of the International Workshops in Biarritz, France and was the featured clinician as "Composer of the Year" for the Goshen College Piano Workshop. Previous music faculty posts include Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield, IL and Mineral Area College, in Flat River, MO. Mr. Vandall holds a B.M. in Piano Performance from Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH and a M.M. in Piano Performance from the University of Illinois.
He and his wife, Karen, now teach 30 students in their thriving independent piano studio in New Philadelphia, Ohio.