Dr. Ruth Price, an accomplished performer, teacher, and clinician, teaches piano at Webster University in Saint Louis. In addition to maintaining an active private studio, she is an avid researcher and writer on the subject of piano music, specializing in performers’ analysis. Her book, Right Before Your Eyes: A Fresh Approach to Interpreting a Piano Score, was released in August 2015. Her innovative presentations on behind-the-scenes aspects of music and performance inspire teachers, students, and general audiences. She also enjoys creating interdisciplinary arts experiences, collaborating with painters and art historians, and pairing classical music with children's books.
Price holds a doctorate in piano performance from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a Master’s degree from Indiana University. Her playing has been described by The Boston Globe as “…never less than first class and a balm to the ears.”