MARIEL BOSSERT pianist and founder of LYRICA Chamber Music, has distinguished herself as a soloist and collaborative pianist of great versatility. She has received critical acclaim for her solo and chamber performances with the Emerson, Muir, and Lark String Quartets; violinist, Joseph Silverstein and oboist Joseph Robinson. Ms. Bossert holds degrees from SUNY Potsdam, Manhattan School of Music and a Certificate from the Nouvelle academie internationale d’ete au C.I.F.M., Nice. Ms. Bossert has been awarded Outstanding Professional in the Arts by the Arts Council of the Morris Area., the Minerva award by the Alumni Association of SUNY Potsdam, Head Start of Morris County award and Woman of the Year by the Mac Dowell Society of Mt. Lakes.