May 8th - 13th, 2022

Christina Liu - Piano

Piano Adjudicator Christina Liu
Pianist Christina Liu is an Assistant Professor of Music at Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas.
Her education includes: B.M., Piano Performance with Pedagogy Emphasis, Washington State University, 2010; M.M., Solo Piano/Piano Chamber Music Performance, University of Michigan, 2012; D.M.A., Piano Performance with Pedagogy Emphasis, University of Kansas, 2017; Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM) Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).

Her experience includes but not limited to: Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Kansas 2014 – 2017 Lawrence, Kansas; Adjunct Music Professor at the University of Saint Mary 2015 - 2017 In Leavenworth, KS, teaching music theory, aural skills, piano lessons, and class piano lessons; Instructor of Music at the University of Saint Mary 2017 – 2019 in Leavenworth, KS, teaching First-Year Experience, music theory, aural skills, music appreciation, piano pedagogy; Assistant Professor Of Music at Bethel College, North Newton, KS from 2019 – Present and is also Director of the Bethel College Summer Music Day Camp.

Important News!

Registration for Musicfest Northwest 2022 will be opened January 1st, 2022.


Musicfest Festival 2022 May 8-13, 2022.

Location Information

Musicfest Northwest Festival 2022 will be held on May 8-13th on the campus of Gonzaga University at 502 E Boone Ave, Spokane, WA 99258. Please see the syllabus for a map. The Young Artist Concert will be held at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox May 11, 2022. The Adjudicators Choice Concert will be held May 13, 2022 at the same location.


As we celebrate our 75th Diamond Anniversary in 2021 we are aiming to make it the best festival yet! We are always in need of sponsors, donors and volunteers. If you have any skills or ideas you would like to present to us please feel free to get in touch!

In the meantime, your donation to the Festival helps immensely in keeping future editions of this wonderful even alive and because as a non-profit organization, we rely on the generous support of our members.

Please send checks/cash to our Festival Office.

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Musicfest Northwest
1305 N Napa
Spokane, WA 99202
Tel: +1 509-327-3455

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Please see News for more information on COVID-19 and how we are dealing with this year's Festival.

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