Hector Landa

Hector Landa
Hector Landa
Hector Landa Hector Landa
Assistant Professor, Piano
office. HFAC 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 2017

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Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of January 19, 2018 1:30 AM.

Class Section Identifier Key

Fall Semester 2017
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
MUSI - Music
1950MUSI 113Piano Ensemble
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Instructor Consent Required
001 0.00 - 1.00     ARR 1 of 1 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
Instructor Consent Required
1948MUSI 115Mixed Ensemble
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Instructor Consent Required
Admission by Audition.
001 0.00 - 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 2 of 2 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
Instructor Consent Required
Admission by Audition.
1886MUSI 136Applied Music-Piano
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Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond degree 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 1 of 5 open
  
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Music Majors beyond degree requirements-$200 per credit; Music Minors-$200 per credit; Non Music-$300 per credit; Non Music participating in a major ensemble-$200 per credit.
2002MUSI 153Piano Repertory
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001 1.00  FA 1181 2:00PM- 2:50PM 2 of 3 open
1895MUSI 191Keyboard Accompanying
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001 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 1 open
1967MUSI 236Applied Music-Piano
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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
  
Instructor Consent Required
Music Lab Fees: Music Majors-none. Open to performance majors only. Course cannot be taken Pass/Fail
1899MUSI 273Theory III
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Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 202, 271. Prerequisite: MUSI 103, 174.
001 3.00  FA 1181 MWF 10:00AM- 10:50AM 2 of 10 open
  
Concurrent enrollment in MUSI 202, 271. Prerequisite: MUSI 103, 174.
1999MUSI 313Piano Ensemble
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001 0.00 - 1.00     ARR 1 of 1 open
2005MUSI 315Mixed Ensemble
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001 0.00 - 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 1 open
2287MUSI 336Applied Music-Piano
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001 1.00 - 2.00  FA 1114  ARR 3 of 5 open
2006MUSI 353Piano Repertory
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001 1.00  FA 1181 2:00PM- 2:50PM 1 of 2 open
1973MUSI 372Counterpoint
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Music 264 a pre-requisite
001 2.00  FA 1181 MW 2:00PM- 2:50PM 4 of 10 open
  
Music 264 a pre-requisite
1923MUSI 391Keyboard Accompanying
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Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00  FA 1118  ARR 1 of 1 open
  
Instructor Consent Required
1937MUSI 395Half Recital
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004 1.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 1 open
1943MUSI 495Full Recital
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Instructor Consent Required
005 2.00  FA 1114  ARR 1 of 1 open
  
Instructor Consent Required