Jane Price grew up in West Lafayette, Indiana. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Indiana University and a Master of Music degree from the New England Conservatory. She has been an extra member of the Chicago Symphony, with whom she has toured internationally since 1994, and the St. Louis Symphony and St. Louis Opera Theater since 1996.
As a chamber musician, Jane has collaborated with members of the Cleveland Quartet, the New York Woodwind Quintet, and the Mark Morris Dance Company. Jane was a fellow at the Tanglewood Institute, the Norfolk Festival, and the Spoleto festival in Italy and the United States.
Dr. Ruth Price, an accomplished performer, teacher, and clinician, teaches piano at Webster University in Saint Louis. In addition to maintaining an active private studio, she is an avid researcher and writer on the subject of piano music, specializing in performance analysis.
Her innovative presentations on behind-the-scenes aspects of music and performance inspire teachers, students, and general audiences.
Ruth also enjoys creating interdisciplinary arts experiences, collaborating with painters and art historians, and pairing classical music with children’s books.