Boulder Children’s Chorale Artistic Director, Piccolini Director
Shauna Keene was one the founding staff members of the Boulder Children’s Chorale. While Assistant Director from 2009–2012, the Children’s Chorale developed three choirs and an outreach program, which has now expanded to five choirs with over 100 singers ages 5-17. She has instructed students of all ages in piano, voice and theater and taught elementary general music and middle school choir and theater arts in Boulder Valley School District and Saint Vrain Valley School District. As a professional singer, she performed many leading roles, and was the winner of several national vocal competitions as well as regional first place winner and national semi-finalist at the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.
Ms. Keene specializes in vocal pedagogy and music literacy. She holds a Master of Music degree in Music Education from Colorado State University and was a full scholarship recipient for undergraduate vocal studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She also holds all three levels of Kodály certification and has completed Orff Schulwerk training. She lives in Boulder with her husband and three children.