Rebecca Herst (piano department chair, piano) holds a B.M. in Piano Performance from the Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford. She has studied with Leonard Seeber and Paul Rutman with a concentration in collaborative piano. Mrs. Herst has performed inNew York, Connecticut, and Boston. She has served on the faculty at Fairfield County School of Music and the Community Music Center of Boston and adjudicates regularly in the New England area.