Mary Leaf is an
independent piano teacher specializing in early elementary through
intermediate level students. She enjoys writing music that is
descriptive, expressive, imaginative, and fun, while still being
Mary received a
music education degree from the University of Washington and has done
continuing education in pedagogy at North Dakota State University.
She has composed and arranged music for a family recorder ensemble,
and has been active as a performer, accompanist, handbell ringer, and
choir member at her church. She is also active in area contests as an accompanist.
Mary and her
husband, Ron, have five children and live in Bismarck, North Dakota.