Ms. Jean Gardner
Classical Piano and Vocal
Beginner - Advanced
Ms. Jean Gardner is a gifted musician and instructor on many levels. She has accompanied, directed and performed with Civic Theater, Circle Theater, the Grand Rapids Women’s Chorus and the Girls Choral Academy.
Jean received her Bachelor’s of Music Degree from Simpson College in Iowa. From there she went on to earn three master’s degrees: an MA in Music Education, Counseling and Personnel and Educational Leadership: all from Western Michigan University.
She was co-founder and musical director and accompaniment for the musical theatre group "LimeJello."
Her reach as an inspiring teacher extends globally to Frankfort, Istanbul, Beijing and Dubai, where she taught international students..
Prior to teaching abroad, Jean taught music and drama in Grand Rapids Public Schools. She was also a counselor at the elementary school level.
In her spare time she enjoys biking, reading fiction and action and adventure movies on the big screen!
Ms. Jean teaches at The Piano Cottage Boston Studios