Amanda Kirkpatrick

Amanda Kirkpatrick

Head of Performance, Head of Piano, Applied Music Lesson Coordinator, Senior Lecturer, piano & class piano
MM, BM, University of Missouri-Columbia
ARCT Royal Conservatory of Music

contact info:

office hours:

  • By Appointment​

mailing address:

  • Washington University
    CB 1030
    One Brookings Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

​Amanda Kirkpatrick has an active performing and teaching career. She has appeared as soloist with the University of Manitoba Symphony, the University of Missouri-Columbia Philharmonic, the University of Missouri-St. Louis Wind Ensemble, and the Samara, Russia Philharmonic.

Pianist Amanda Kirkpatrick is an active performer and teacher in the St. Louis area.  A native of Canada, Kirkpatrick moved to the United States to study with acclaimed teacher Jane Allen.  Upon completion of a Masters’ of Music in Piano Performance, she moved to St. Louis, Missouri where she continues to establish herself as a prolific performer.  Kirkpatrick has performed throughout North America and Russia in appearances with various orchestras in addition to solo and collaborative work.  An avid chamber musician, Kirkpatrick was a member of the modern music ensemble, Synchronia, and a founding member of Trinity piano trio.  In addition to performing, she is a frequent adjudicator for local and national competitions and is an examiner for the Royal Conservatory of Music both in the US and Canada.  A faculty member since 2006, Kirkpatrick is now Director of Keyboard Activities at Washington University in St. Louis. 


Applied Music - piano Beginning Piano 159, 160 Keyboard Skills 1232, 1242