I am Dr. ShadiDuqmaq,apiano teacher and hold a doctorate in music
pedagogy. I was born and grew upin Amman/Jordan. Currently i live and workinDusseldorfand the surrounding
Mycontactwith the music andthe worldof keyboard instrumentsbeganrelatively early.The regularpiano lessons,theschool and churchchoir, and participating inthe band rehearsalsof my school haveinfluenced and enrichedmy musicalcareer.
AfterI finished schoolIstudiedinmy
home town, Amman,musicology at theJordanAcademy of Musicwhere I earnedin 1998the title"Bachelorof Arts".
In 2001 Imoved to Germany,where I continued myartistic-educationalstudiesin piano,first at the Hochschule für Musik Detmold, Department ofDortmund (undergraduate2003),thenat the Robert-Schumann-Hochschule inDusseldorf(graduatemusic teacher2006).After my Master degree inmusic pedagogy, I graduatedat the WestfälischeWilhelms-Universität Münsterin MusicEducation withthe
dissertation"MusicPedagogical workwithADHDchildren of
primaryschool age, includingmusic therapyapproaches"(Dr.Paed.2009).