Kindermusik Director, Piano Faculty Member & Ukulele Instructor
Julie Hanney has had a long and varied career in music including being a piano teacher, published composer, gospel choir director, school music teacher, arranger, church praise team director, licensed Kindermusik Instructor and more. She received a B.A. in Music from the University of Oregon's School of Music where she focused on composition and piano and she did graduate work in composition. When Julie isn't sharing her passion for music with her students she is over at Bend Church United Methodist where she is the Director of Children and Family Ministries as well as the Contemporary Music Director. She firmly believes in the power of music and how it benefits everyone of all ages. In her spare time she loves kayaking, camping, hiking, reading, baking, and watching old shows like the Twilight Zone.