Kim Scherba Bruder *offsite teacher*

Piano Lessons w/
Kimberly Scherba Bruder

       Levels Accepted: Beginner and Intermediate, age 6-adult

Teaching Method: Traditional/Suzuki Method

Days/Times Available: Monday through Friday, by appointment

Location: My Chico residence



Master of Arts, Music, California State University Chico, Chico, CA

Suzuki trained by Barbara Wampner in San Francisco, CA

Bachelor of Arts, Music, California State University Chico, CA


Paradise Symphony Orchestra: 2016-Present

Cello Teacher: 1993-Present

Chico Strings Performing Quartet, Trio, Duo: 1988-Present

Calcap Chamber Music Workshop, Sacramento, CA: 2014            

 Music Teachers’ Association of California Chico Summer Academy: 2008-2012

Music Teachers’ Association of California: Active member, 2006-Present

American String Teachers’ Association: 2005-Present

Chico Symphony Orchestra, Chico, CA: Active member for seven years

Professional Development

American String Teachers’ Association National Conference, Salt Lake City, UT: 2015

Music Teachers’ Association of California National Conference, Oakland, CA: 2011

American String Teachers’ Association National Conference, Santa Clara, CA: 2010

Suzuki Association of America, Carey Beth Hockett Workshop, San Jose, CA: 2009 

Lynn Latham Seminar, California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, CA: 1999

 Advanced Suzuki Workshop, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA: 1997, 2009

 Margaret Rowell Cello Seminar, San Francisco Conservatory of Music: 1998

Akira Nakajima Pedagogy Workshop, Dominican College, San Rafael, CA: 1996

Chico Chamber Music Workshop, Chico, CA: 1988-1994



Partial listing of teachers include: Burke Schuchmann, Barbara Wampner- Suzuki Method teacher trainer, Ceasar Claudio, and John Gibbens