Music has been in Kathy’s life since childhood, when she took up the organ at the age of 5. Since then, music has remained in her life through a variety of instruments and voice. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music performance from UCSD, playing percussion. Kathy has over 30 years of experience performing in numerous ensembles. She has taught piano and basic musicianship to beginning students for 9 years. Her lessons are enhanced by the unique connection she makes with her students.