Wanda Kuntz holds a Master of Music Degree in Piano Performance and Piano Pedagogy from Webster University, and is a member of MTNA (Music Teachers National Association), Piano Federation, and President of Piano Teachers Round Table.
Wanda’s teaching, performing, and directing experience spans several years, serving as a Music Director and Worship Leader in St. Louis area churches as well as performing with her brothers, Ray and Tom Kennedy (www.raykennedy.com; www.tomkennedymusic.com).
She leads and arranges music for area worship bands, choirs and ensembles, and records/writes/performs original Christian music. Her passion for teaching and directing is inherited from a long line of musicians and performers, including her father, Ray Sr., who owned and operated a music store and school in Maplewood MO for 40 years.
Wanda is available to consult with churches desiring to build their music ministry. Feel free to read her blog:
“She knows what type of music an 11-year-old boy needs to learn to play to make it fun! ”
“Wanda is not just any piano teacher, she is a very accomplished musician and really knows and loves what she teaches. ”
“She recognizes talents and encourages students to perform and to give piano playing their best efforts. ”
“Not only does Wanda instruct me in the fundamentals, she gives me various other technique pointers and "opens" my eyes to other possibilities of making music. ”