Raffi Kasparian has given solo and collaborative recitals throughout the United States, Canada, and the Philippines. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Music from California State University at Northridge in 1982, his Master’s degree from the Peabody Conservatory in 1984, and his Doctorate in Piano Performance from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 1988. Dr. Kasparian continued with post-doctoral studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music. In addition to his performing schedule, he composes and arranges piano and choral music and coaches advanced piano students. Dr. Kasparian is happily married and has a teenage son with whom he frequently plays piano duets.