Zander, Autumn


Autumn Zander, piano joined the MacPhail faculty in 2012 and has been teaching for over 15 years. She enjoys working with students of all ages and abilities, helping them to achieve their musical best. She holds a Bachelor of Music Degree from Lawrence University and Master of Music Degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

In addition to teaching, she is a frequent adjudicator and active performer throughout the Twin Cities, regularly performing on Thursday Musical programs. Autumn has written several articles and book reviews for American Music Teacher magazine and is a regular presenter at the Minnesota Music Teachers Association State Convention.

“She shares enthusiasm for music, appreciates my reasons for taking lessons, shares ideas for how to improve practice and shares ideas for improving musicality.” –MacPhail Student

“As an older adult, I am taking lessons purely for my own enjoyment and Autumn recognizes this and gears instruction to my goals. I very much appreciate having her as my teacher!” –MacPhail Student