B.M. Piano Performance, University of Colorado
M.M. Theory/Composition, University of Colorado
M.M. Composition, Yale School of Music
Ed is a nationally-known composer with over 200 publications for The FJH Music Company, ranging from The FJH Classic Music Dictionary to original works for pianists from beginner to advanced. His highly-acclaimed works for harpsichord have been performed internationally and can be heard on the Miami Bach Society recording, Edwin McLean: Sonatas for 1, 2, and 3 Harpsichords. His 2011 solo jazz album Don't Say Goodbye includes many of his advanced works for piano published by FJH. Ed began his career as a professional arranger. Currently, he is senior editor for The FJH Music Company Inc. Ed moved to Carrboro in 2004 with his wife Elise, who is an ESL teacher.
Studio location: Fairoaks, Carrboro
Teaching: Elementary, Middle, High school aged students accepted. Ed teaches piano, composition, and improvisation.