Performing Arts Faculty
Contact InformationOffice: Tufte 702
fredericka_king [at] emerson.edu (E-Mail »)
Senior Music Historian-in-Residence (1998)
B.M. Boston Conservatory
M.M. New England Conservatory
Fredericka King is a classical concert pianist and has performed concerts in the United States, Europe, and South America. Venues include Carnegie Recital Hall, National Gallery of Art, and the Millenium Theatre at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. In Boston, she has appeared in recitals at historic Jordan Hall, the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University, and the Gardner Museum.
She has been the featured artist on public radio broadcasts, on television, and appeared as a soloist with several New England orchestras. Her discography includes A Born Pianist, Piano Classics for Young Listeners (a three-CD set that she designed and produced), Chamber Music of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor with the Coleridge Ensemble, and Hooray for the Ladies! (works by American women composers). Ms. King has taught for many years in the New England Conservatory of Music Preparatory School and Continuing Education Department.