George Litterst is a nationally known music educator, clinician, author, performer, and music software developer. A classically-trained pianist, he is also a multimedia musician who works extensively with high-tech pianos in his performing, teaching, and other professional activities.
Mr. Litterst has appeared in solo recitals and chamber concerts in New England, the Midwest and California, and has also made guest appearances as a conductor. In addition to performing on acoustic piano and the Disklavier, he is also a MIDI musician who has recorded numerous pieces for music publishers such as Hal Leonard and Romeo Music.
George has taught in a wide variety of musical environments such universities, conservatory prep schools, community music schools, public schools and private studios. Academic institutions where he has taught include the New England Conservatory of Music Preparatory School, Northeastern University and Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is the Music Teachers National Association and other professional musical and educational organizations.
As a software developer, George Litterst founded TimeWarp Technologies and co-developed valued educational software applications such as Home Concert Xtreme, Internet MIDI and Classroom Maestro.
As an author, George has written educational materials, music software documentation and articles on music and computer applications in professional journals, as well as, articles about consumer software. His publication credits include: Keyboard Companion, American Music Teacher, Electronic Musician, Piano & Keyboard, Sheet Music Magazine, JAZZIZ, Play, Piano Quarterly, Soundwaves, Coda Notes, Keyboard Classics, the I.S.A.M. Newsletter, and The MACazine. He is also the author of a book on music theory as well as “Inside Finale: The Art and Science of Music Notation”.