Ramona Allen


An active piano teacher, performer, accompanist and coach, Ramona Allen has been playing and studying piano since she was a young child.  She received her Doctorate in Piano Performance at Claremont Graduate University after earning her Masters in Music at the University of Redlands and her Bachelors Degree at Andrews University.  Ramona has served on the piano faculties of the University of Redlands, Riverside Community College, Scripps College, Claremont, and Edgewood College.  Dr. Allen regularly performs in duo and chamber recitals and has appeared with symphonies in California, Michigan, and Washington as a pianist and clarinetist.  She has been published in the American Music Teacher magazine and also adjudicates at festivals and competitions.  She enjoys playing Baroque music on her double manual French harpsichord.  Ramona often plays piano at her church, and currently resides in Olympia, Washington, with her husband and four young children.