profileDorla Pryce Aparicio, M.M., NCTM (or Miss Dorla, as her students affectionately call her) has been teaching early childhood music, private and group piano for more than 30 years. She received her undergraduate degree in piano performance at the University of Montemorelos in Mexico and a Master of Music degree in piano pedagogy  from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas.

After six years as Early Childhood Music Coordinator at TCU’s Music Preparatory Division she continues to maintain a full teaching schedule with over 30 students in her private studio, and as adjunct music instructor at Southwestern Adventist University in Keene, Texas.

Miss Dorla is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music and member of MTNA  enjoying the online networking with other music teachers that is now so readily available all around the world!  She is married to Jose, who attends every recital with a smile and together, they have one son, who was also one of her star piano students.  Dorla has also created grouppianoteaching.com, in order to share information about teaching piano in groups.