Delicia Mandy Nugroho, S.Sn., M.Mus.

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Indonesian born pianist Delicia Mandy Nugroho graduated summa cum laude from Universitas Pelita Harapan Conservatory of Music in 2014 under the tutelage of Mr. Mamoru Yabuki. She finished her master’s degree in Piano Performance in May 2016 from Texas State University under the guidance of Dr. Washington Garcia and Dr. Kyung-Ae Lee. Other than serving as the Graduate Teaching Assistant and Piano Instructional Assistant at Texas State University, she also held the position of the associate program director for the 7th Texas State International Piano Festival.
 
She has participated in summer festivals such as Interharmony International Music Festival in Italy, International Keyboard Institute and Festival in New York, and Texas State International Piano Festival where she participated in lessons and masterclasses with many renowned pianists, such as Jerome Rose, Enrico Elisi, Marina Lomazov, Carol Leone, Victor Rosenbaum, Massimiliano Ferrati, Dmitry Rachmanov, Matei Varga, and Quynh Nguyen.
 
Mandy also enjoys working as a collaborative pianist and has worked with numerous type of chamber setting. She has performed and collaborated in Texas Camerata Concerts, NATS Vocal Competition, TMEA Convention, and UIL Texas State Solo-Ensemble Contest. During her graduate years, she had several chamber masterclasses with Margo Garret (Juilliard School of Music), the Claremont Trio, and Elizabeth Oaks (University of Iowa).
 
Now Delicia Mandy is serving as the Head Department of UPH Conservatory of Music. She is also active as the pianist for Sentosa Choir, as well as a music mentor in GKI Kayu Putih.