Our Teachers

You can see more details, and the classes taught by any of our teachers by selecting them below.

Ms Merritt

Miss Merritt  came to KinderVillage with her own two children and has stayed on as a teacher for over 15 years. With prior experience as a public school music teacher and mother, she immediat...

Miss Janice

Janice Jensen teaches piano to adults and children, and loves being able to share the joy of music with all ages - "I am lucky enough to have students from 6 years of age to 75!" As her ...

Miss Stephanie

Miss Stephanie is our wonderful office manager. She loves to greet all the kids (and adults!), and keeps all our teachers and staff organized and equipped to make your experience at Kindervillage ...

Miss Susan (Guitar)

Susan Darney teaches guitar lessons at KinderVillage. She loves the KinderVillage model and believes that all students deserve a full, well rounded musical education. Susan has taught students of ...

Miss Phoebe

Phoebe Graham studied Music Education with a concentration in Voice at Appalachian State University.   Her knowledge of music and love of children have made her delighted to be a part of Kind...

Miss Debbie

Debbie is a great addition to our team. She helps keep us organized in the office, and is available to answer your questions on the phone or in the office whenever she is at the desk.

Miss Jamie

A North Carolina native, Jamie Gilliam earned a degree in Music Therapy with a minor in piano performance at East Carolina University in 2016. She completed her clinical internship with Atlantic M...

Miss Karen

Miss Karen is a versatile pianist with an appreciation of both pop and classical repertoire. She has taught at KinderVillage and KV Music for over seven years and brings loads of joy to her lessons...

Miss Wendy-Owner

Wendy Reinhart has studied piano and voice since childhood, and more recently she experienced Kindermusik as a parent with her son and daughter. Now, her enthusiasm for music and early childhood d...

Miss Kim

Kim Keane began her musical journey in childhood as a woodwind player including clarinet, saxophone, and bassoon. After completing a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from NC State, and a...

Miss Anne

Anne holds a Doctorate in Music from Florida State University in addition to a Bachelors in Music Education from UNC Chapel Hill and a Masters in Flute Performance from the University of Illinois. ...

Miss Bethany

With a degree in Piano Pedagogy from Campbell University, Bethany has been very active in the local music scene. She has recently performed at the Ritz with Americana Band, Delta Rae, and at the Un...

Miss Brittany

Brittany began her music journey when she started taking piano lessons at age 7. Throughout her youth, she participated in many musical activities including piano lessons, choir, orchestra, musica...

Mr Aldo

Miss Alejandra

Mr. Marc

Marc Puricelli Biography: A versatile improviser who has performed in a wide variety of settings, March Puricelli is a fine postbop player. Born in Detroit but raised in Massachusetts, Puricelli p...