From the minute her hands touched the keys at the age of six, Laura has shown a tremendous love for music. She received a full scholarship to the University of Memphis for a Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance. In addition, she received her Master's Degree in Music Business and Entertainment Industries from the University of Miami. Since graduating, she has worked in the music industry from the coast of Miami, Florida to Los Angeles, California. In early 2019, Laura wanted to create an ensemble catered to young pianists in NE Oklahoma and founded the Tulsa Youth Keyboard Orchestra (TYKO). She is currently President and Music Director of TYKO.
Marjorie Berman has taught private piano and theory lessons for 26 years. She is a member of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Oklahoma Music Teachers Association (OMTA), Tulsa Area Music Teachers Association (TAMTA) and the National Guild of Piano Teachers. Mrs. Berman is certified in piano at the State and National levels. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Education from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. Mrs. Berman is the current Vice-President and Assistant Music Director of TYKO.