About Mark Anderson

Being one of America's most outstanding pianists, Mark Anderson performs as a soloist with orchestra, in solo recitals, in chamber recitals with his wife and pianist Michelle Mares and The Röntgen Piano Trio and has an active recording career with UK-based Nimbus Records. He currently divides his time as Assistant Professor at University of British Columbia in Vancouver BC and Pleasanton CA where he is committed to ever improving the student experience at New World Music Academy in Pleasanton.

The Science of Sound – Summer Program

Attention all 4th – 8th graders! New World Music Academy presents The Science of Sound The Science of Sound is designed for children in 4th through 8th grades who are interested in science, music, and composition. It is created and run by Sadie Glass (MMus, BMusHons – Urbana-Champagne, Ill.). The class promises to ignite and inspire [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|News & Events|Comments Off on The Science of Sound – Summer Program

SUMMER PROGRAMS that INSPIRE and STIMULATE MINDS

  Beginning Piano! for ages 4 and up - Weekly July 10 through August 7 - 9am to 12pm Piano Improvisation for ages 10 and up - with Grammy Nominated jazz/blues pianist John R Burr String Ensemble with Cecilia Huang Piano Ensemble with Amelita Gutierrez Certificate of Merit Musicianship Class with Amelita Gutierrez (includes music [...]

By | May 24th, 2017|News & Events|Comments Off on SUMMER PROGRAMS that INSPIRE and STIMULATE MINDS

NWMA Welcomes Hornist and Pedagogue Sadie Glass!

NWMA welcomes hornist and music professional and educator Sadie Glass to our faculty! Sadie holds a Masters in Horn Performance and Literature from Urbana-Champaign (2013) and performs widely throughout Northern California. She is a also an early music specialist and performs on Baroque horn (natural horn) in early music festivals and concerts. She has experience [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|News & Events|Comments Off on NWMA Welcomes Hornist and Pedagogue Sadie Glass!

Visit NWMA’s YouTube Channel for 2016 Holiday Recital Highlights!

    Watch and listen to some of NWMA's outstanding students in our 2016 Holiday Recital. Visit and subscribe to our YouTube channel to see other performances from this and other recitals and get automatic updates on new videos posted as they become available. Such amazing talent deserves to be heard! Happy listening!! To [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|News & Events|Comments Off on Visit NWMA’s YouTube Channel for 2016 Holiday Recital Highlights!