Annie Keeling is known to hundreds of families as Teacher Annie of Sierra Foothills Music Together. She opened the Music Together Center in Nevada County in 2003. With an MFA in Dance Performance/Choreography from UCLA and a BS in Dance Education and Dance Therapy from UW-Madison, she has taught creative movement and dance at schools, universities and privately for over 30 years.
As a Certified Orff Schulwerk Instructor, she brings her unique blend of the arts to music education. Annie’s first instrument was clarinet in 3rd grade and she continued to play right into UW-Madison’s Marching Band. From there, guitar became her musical love and she plays in a local Nevada County band. She has also studied the Djembe and teaches world culture rhythms in local schools.