Lynn Kidder teaches teens and adults at all levels, in the past specializing in adult beginners and advanced students. She teaches classical, ragtime, pop and simple improv, and performs as a soloist, duo-pianist, chamber musician and accompanist. She has a B.A. in Music from CSUFresno and a M.Mus. in Piano Performance from the Univ. of WA in Seattle. Ms. Kidder has received two Professional Development Grants from the Arts Council of Santa Cruz County to study Taubman technique, and has retrained with Elizabeth Swarthout and John Bloomfield.