The Cary-Apex Piano Teachers Association

Upcoming Public Events

  • Piano Recital Friday, February 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Kyoo Hye Lim will present an eclectic program of solo piano works by Haydn, Satie, Debussy and Chopin at the Cary Arts Center 101 Dry Ave., Cary, NC (map). ADMISSION FREE. A native of Korea, Lim was awarded scholarships to study in Singapore, at Peabody Conservatory, and at the University of Michigan where she received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree. In fall of 2016, she joined the piano faculty at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She has successfully competed and performed internationally as a soloist and a collaborative pianist.
  • World Music Workshop Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 221 Union Street, Cary (map) From 9am to 12noon (Registration & check in at 8:45). Come spend a day traveling around the world through music and games. Sing a song in Chinese, play a game from Colonial America, jump with sticks in rhythms in Philippine tinikling, explore world rhythms in a drum circle and learn what children like to play in Russia. Students in Grades 1-5 are invited to join in the "World Music Games and Drum Circle" Workshop on Feb. 23 from 9am-noon. The cost is $12 before Feb. 15 and $15 after that. Click for a registration form and a flier to share with a friend!

CAPTA would like to thank the following businesses for their generous support of piano activities throughout the year:

Members-only Resources — Association Documents

Statement of Purpose

The purpose of the Cary-Apex Piano Teachers Association is:

  • To provide its members with opportunities for professional growth and mutual support and encouragement.
  • To promote excellence in teaching and provide opportunities for students to learn the art of piano playing at its highest level.
  • To provide opportunities for our students to develop their skills by sponsoring competitions and performance opportunities.
  • To give our students theory skills which will be encouraged through the theory testing, the Lamp of Learning Program and the Composition Competition.