UW Milwaukee - Music Education - 1973-1977 (Bachelor's degree received)
UW Milwaukee - Choral Cond.-Piano - 1977-1979 (Master's degree received)
Peggy J. is a highly qualified and experienced musician and teacher in the greater Milwaukee area. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a bachelorâs degree in music education and a masterâs in both piano and choral conducting. Professionally, Peggy has worked in the Milwaukee and Chicago areas as a pianist and ballet dancer for many dance companies including...
The Milwaukee Ballet and Chicago City Ballet Companies. Throughout her career she has continually served as a church musician (pianist, organist, and choir director) for a wide variety of denominations. Beginning in 2000, she taught music full-time in the Catholic school system for more than 10 years. Some of her other accomplishments include directing musical theater and composing and performing live accompaniments for silent movies.
Peggy has enjoyed a growing roster of private students (primarily piano and voice) since college.
By sharing the benefits of what all of her experience can teach, she puts the wonderful language of music within her studentsâ reach. Each spring and winter they have an opportunity to exhibit their successes to friends and family as they prepare and perform in bi-annual recitals.