Leslie Kennedy, B.M., M.M.E. has been teaching students ranging from pre-school through adults in piano (private and group lessons) for 30 years, as well as guitar, and organ for the past 15 years. She is certified in Levels 1 and 2 of Orff-Schulwerk; and Musikgarten: Music Makers At the Keyboard. She is an active member of MTNA; NFMC; and ACM, and their affiliates where she has held several board positions. Leslie has taught Mommy and Me classes to newborn infants and toddlers; as well as teaching general music and choral music in private and public schools. Leslie is passionate about all aspects of teaching and combines singing, movement, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, acting, music history, theory and composition into her lessons with students. Leslie's goal for each student is to help them grow as human beings; to grow musically; and also to have a lifelong love of music.