Linda Ross-Happy, Associate Professor Emerita of Music
Linda Ross Happy is an Associate Professor Emerita in the Conservatory of Music at the University of Missouri - Kansas City. She received her DMA in group piano pedagogy from the University of Colorado - Boulder, MM in piano performance from Northwestern University, and BME from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
Dr. Ross Happy is active as a clinician and adjudicator and also maintains an active private piano studio in her home where she especially enjoys working with young children.
Professor Ross Happy has established a state-of-the-art digital piano/computer lab at the UMKC Conservatory and has recently written a beginning piano method for adults. Her teaching was recognized in 1997 when she received the prestigious Conservatory Board of Trustees Excellence in Teaching Award.