Nikolaos Pine is the owner of Indiana Conservatory of Music, and is a graduate from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music where he was the recipient of the Artist Excellence Fellowship. During his time at Indiana University, he studied with Evelyne Brancart, Luba Edlina-Dubinsky, and Emile Naoumoff.
Aside from being in demand as a concert pianist, he has taught hundreds of children and adults, ages 5-90, around Indiana and beyond for over twelve years. Additionally, Nikolaos has spent time as an adjunct faculty member at Anderson University where he taught class piano and private lessons to music majors.
His primary focus as a teacher is on creating an atmosphere that is built on trust, compassion, and patience for the learning process, in order to create an environment that is conducive for students to truly learn how to synthesize original ideas and to make learning an organic experience.