E. L. Lancaster is a well-known modern-day teacher and composer. He has written or helped write music for over 400 pieces or books for piano students of all levels. E. L. is married to Gayle Kowalchyh. They ran a large piano teaching studio in Oklahoma for 15 years.
He also helped write the “Music for Little Mozarts” series with Gayle Kowalchyk and Christine Barden.
He is a well-known teacher of piano pedagogy (learning how to teach piano) and does presentations to teachers all over the world.
E.L., his wife Gayle, and Beth all studied piano pedagogy with Gail Berenson (another well-known teacher and presenter) although at different tmes and different places.