Sharon Shaheed is the CEO and founder of Piano Play Music Systems. Her educational background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a minor in voice from Xavier University and a Masters in Piano Performance and Minor in Piano Pedagogy from Southeastern University in Hammond, Louisiana. Ms. Shaheed developed Piano Play’s theory based method and wrote its twenty-two classroom books and audio song CDs. These products that are incorporated in student’s weekly lessons help guide and instruct not only the child but parent or guardian as well. She is an active member of the Music Teachers’ Association of California and is branch chair of the Certificate of Merit Program for the MTAC San Fernando East Valley Branch.
Ms. Shaheed was a guest speaker for the 2007 California Governor’s Conference (hosted by Maria Shriver and other acclaimed guests) and was interviewed on Oprah & Friends radio talk show, hosted by Dr. Robyn Smith and the winner of the 2009 Stevie® Award for the Best Entrepreneur. In March of 2015, her music class was filmed to be featured on ‘Raising Whitley’ associate producer of OWN televisions and The Univision Network Television.