JoAnn Kleier, MM
Guitar / Piano / Voice
JoAnn Kleier offers lessons to students of all ages in Piano, Voice, Guitar, and Preschool Music in her studio located in Villa Hills, Kentucky. She is a member of MTNA, KMTA, and our local chapter, NKMTA. She received her Bachelor of Music Education degree from Western Kentucky University and her Master of Education degree from the University of Louisville. She has participated in national, state, and local workshops and conventions for continued teacher training and performing opportunities for students.
JoAnn is a native of Louisville, Ky. She grew up in a musical family, her mother played piano and now her oldest daughter, Jaclyn, former piano student, performs with the Opera Chorus of the Cincinnati Opera. Her musical experience emcompasses a variety of music styles and interests which include performing with The Hills of Kentucky Dulcimers, mountain and folk music and Swingtime Big Band, jazz standards, 30's 60's. Currently she participates with N Ky Unplugged Acoustic group and Cool Hand Ukes, a ukelele club.
JoAnn serves as a Church Pianist, Organist and Vocalist for the Diocese of Covington and has served for the Diocese of Louisville in the past. She received Superior ratings from the National Piano Guild Auditions as she grew up, and wasfeatured as “Talent Queen” for the WHAS Crusade for Children, a televised fund raiser forhandicapped children in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. JoAnn received a four year MusicScholarship to Western Kentucky University as a Music Major.
Music is fun and it is my passion... I hope to make it yours too!