Dr. Hector Landa

Dr. Hector Landa
Dr. Hector Landa
Hector Landa Dr. Hector Landa
Assistant Professor, Piano
office. Holden Fine & Applied Arts Center 1114
University of Wisconsin-Superior

Pianist Hector Landa has entertained audiences in Germany, Spain, Mexico, Belgium, Switzerland, Iceland, and the United States. As a soloist, Dr. Landa has performed with the Greensboro Philharmonic, UACJ Symphony Orchestra, UAT Symphony Orchestra, Puebla State Symphony Orchestra, University of Chihuahua Symphony Orchestra, Secretary of Culture Symphony Orchestra, and the Puebla State Conservatory Orchestra. Landa’s artistic journey is highlighted by his European tour presenting Charles Ives’ “Concord Sonata” in a series of lecture recitals, a concert with Mexican music at the International Music Festival of Siglufjörður, Iceland, and a series of chamber music recitals in Switzerland.

Prizewinner of the Edvard Grieg and the Isaias Noriega de la Vega Piano Competitions, Landa has also received numerous awards, grants, and scholarships throughout his career. Hector Landa has released two studio recordings of chamber music, the most recent of which, “Remembrances from Home,” appeared under the Centaur Record label. A sought-after collaborative pianist, Landa has accumulated years of experience and a vast repertoire as a chamber musician, vocal coach, studio pianist, and collaborator in juries, competitions, and festivals. He co-founded Ensemble Argos, a piano quartet active in the East Coast.

Dr. Landa studied piano pedagogy with Jane Magrath and Barbara Fast, collaborative piano with Allison Gagnon, and piano performance with Ed Gates, Clifton Matthews, Oscar Tarragó, and Guadalupe Parrondo. He also played in master classes for Robert McDonald, Awadagin Pratt, Konstantin Sherbakov, and Aquiles delle Vigne.

Landa is currently Assistant Professor of Music at University of Wisconsin-Superior, where his duties include teaching applied piano, piano repertory, keyboard accompanying, and sophomore theory. Prior to this appointment, Hector Landa served on the faculties of University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and University of Louisiana – Lafayette.

Ph.D. in Music Education with Emphasis in Piano Pedagogy (University of Oklahoma)

Artist Certificate in Collaborative Piano (University of North Carolina School of the Arts)

M.M. in Piano Performance (University of North Carolina School of the Arts)

B.M. in Piano Performance and Pedagogy (Puebla State Conservatory – Mexico)

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UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Landa, Hector
Fall Semester 2019

For up to date information on all schedules, please refer to the class search page in the E-Hive.

Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of September 21, 2019 11:45 AM.

Class Section Identifier Key

Fall Semester 2019
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
MUSI - Music
1270MUSI 136Applied Music-Piano
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond credit requirements- $200 per credit; Music Minors-$200 per credit; Non Music-$300 per credit; Non Music participating in a major ensemble- $200 per credit.
001 1.00 - 2.00  FA 1114  ARR 5 of 8 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond credit requirements- $200 per credit; Music Minors-$200 per credit; Non Music-$300 per credit; Non Music participating in a major ensemble- $200 per credit.
1343MUSI 153Piano Repertory
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
001 1.00     ARR 1 of 5 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
1390MUSI 160Music Appreciation
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This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/07/2019 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 3.00  Online    2 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/07/2019 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1347MUSI 202Class Piano III
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 271, 273. Prerequisite MUSI 103.
001 1.00  FA 1221 MW 9:00AM- 9:50AM 5 of 12 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 271, 273. Prerequisite MUSI 103.
1293MUSI 236Applied Music-Piano
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Open to performance majors only. Course cannot be taken Pass/Fail.
001 4.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 3 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Open to performance majors only. Course cannot be taken Pass/Fail.
1298MUSI 273Theory III
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 202, 273. Prerequisite MUSI 103 and 172, 174.
001 3.00  FA 1181 MWF 10:00AM- 10:50AM 3 of 14 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 202, 273. Prerequisite MUSI 103 and 172, 174.
1315MUSI 336Applied Music-Piano
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond credit requirements-$200 per credit; Music Minors-$200 per credit; Non Music-$300 per credit; Non Music participating in a major ensemble- $200 per credit.
001 1.00 - 2.00  FA 1114  ARR 3 of 3 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond credit requirements-$200 per credit; Music Minors-$200 per credit; Non Music-$300 per credit; Non Music participating in a major ensemble- $200 per credit.
1349MUSI 353Piano Repertory
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
001 1.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
1354MUSI 391Keyboard Accompanying
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 3 of 3 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
1358MUSI 395Half Recital
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
This class is closed for enrollment.
004 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 0 of 1 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
This class is closed for enrollment.
1335MUSI 436Applied Music-Piano
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Open to performance majors only. Course cannot be taken Pass/Fail.
001 4.00  FA 1114  ARR 2 of 2 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Open to performance majors only. Course cannot be taken Pass/Fail.
1368MUSI 495Full Recital
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09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required
005 2.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 1 open
  
09/04/2019 - 12/13/2019
Instructor Consent Required