Originally from South Korea, Betty Ro has been teaching in Nova Scotia since 1992, formerly at the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts and now with Conservatory Nova Scotia. After culminating her studies in Korea, she completed a M.M. from the New England Conservatory in Boston, MA.
Teaching all ages and levels, Betty has held a flourishing private studio for over 25 years. Her students have been awarded top prizes at the Kiwanis Music Festival, the National Canadian Music Competition, and the Debut Atlantic Award for Musical Excellence.
Betty has additional teaching experience from Dalhousie University, where she was invited to teach for the 2000-2001 academic school year. For the past two years, she has been on staff at Dalhousie University in the capacity of Applied Faculty in Piano.
Betty is a registered member of the Nova Scotia Registered Music Teacher’s Association, and is a certified educator through the Royal Conservatory of Music (Canada).