Carol Rankin studied at the Mannes College of Music and received her Master of Music degree with distinction, and Artist Diploma from the New England Conservatory of Music. As winner of the Frank Huntington Beebe Award for Musicians, she received a grant for one year’s study at the Kodály Institute in Kecskemét, Hungary. Carol also studied Dalcroze Eurhythmics at the Longy School and is currently pursuing teacher certification at the Dalcroze School of the Rockies in Denver. She has been on faculty of the South Shore Conservatory of Music, the Washington Conservatory of Music, and the College of William and Mary, as well as, a chamber music coach for the Denver Young Artists Orchestra. Carol maintains a private studio in Denver.