Hilde is a pianist specialising in chamber music and coaching. Currently the Head of Piano Accompaniment, she is also leader of the department for Piano, Accompaniment and Guitar at the Norwegian Academy of Music. Hilde studied at the Norwegian Academy of Music (NAM) with Professor Robert Riefling, and in London with Albert Ferber. Besides being a collaborative pianist for woodwind and string students, Hilde teaches subjects including concert preparation, music communication skills and awareness through movement (musikere i bevegelse), similar to the Feldenkrais method and Taiji. Hilde has been Deputy Principal at the Norwegian Academy of Music since August 2013.