Our Teachers

Our teachers may come from all sorts of backgrounds, but they're united by a common passion: Sharing the joy of music with children and families in our area!

Kristine Dunn

Kristine Dunn has been teaching Music Together for over 16 years. She has been the director and owner of Music For Families, Inc. since 2001 and is the recipient of the City of Sunnyvale 2011 comm...

Lynne Romano

Lynne was born and raised in Palo Alto and grew up in a very musical household, with parents and grandparents who played violin, piano, accordion, clarinet, guitar and even a saw! Dinner parties o...

Frederique Waiblinger

Frederique loves to sing, dance, and enjoys teaching and making music from all horizons with children and adults. She has Masters degrees in Arts for Music Education from France and for Choral Con...

Drew Wanderman

Teacher Drew loves to sing and share music! She has sung with the Peninsula Women's Chorus, the Don Haneke Chorale, and others, and also directed the Addison Elementary School chorus for many year...

Kanika Wahi

Kanika is trained in Indian Classical Vocal Music and has a B.A. degree in Music from Chandigarh University, India. Having been brought up in a very musical family, she started to receive her form...

Kristen "Rizzie" Vacketta

Rizzie has a B.A. in music from Michigan State University. Originally a saxophonist, Rizzie is now more often seen with a guitar, ukulele, or percussion. She has an extensive background in working...

Joe Eding

Joe is a classically trained musician with a B.A. in music from Willamette University. He has performed in community orchestras and choirs but now folk music is his primary focus. From 1990 - 2005...

Val Causo

Val grew up singing in choirs and later in bands in Argentina. Music has always been present and essential in her life. She is a Spanish teacher and storyteller who loves making music and working ...

Megan Benoy

Megan grew up in a suburb of Los Angeles where she took dance, voice, and acting lessons from a young age. The dance studio was the center of her family’s life for much of her childhood. She traine...