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Shanne graduated with a Bachelor of Music Education, with honors, piano emphasis, from the University of Colorado-Boulder. She is a member of Pi Kappa Lambda national music honorary society. Shanne received Level I Orff-Schulwerk certification and has taken graduate hours related to teaching music at several universities. Throughout her career, Shanne has taught private piano lessons to beginning and intermediate students, ages 4-adult, including two years teaching piano to music education students at Bethany College, Lindsborg, KS. Shanne has also taught elementary music in the public schools, as a Licensed Colorado Professional Teacher, endorsed in Music K-12. From 2001-2011, Shanne taught elementary music K-5 in Denver Metro area public schools. In 2011, she returned to Fort Collins and is currently teaching private piano lessons. Shanne teaches in her home studio near City Park and also teaches at students' homes (with an added fee for travel time and gas). Depending on your schedule, Shanne may be able to take more students. Feel free to phone or text Shanne at 720-937-4560 for a free consult/mini-lesson. Shanne realizes different students have different learning styles. She believes that lessons can be tailored to an individual student's needs, thus making piano lessons a more joyful and meaningful learning adventure for each student.