Teacher and Director

Music Together® teachers are passionate about music and the development of children.
They create a fun, informal, social setting that spurs engagement and supports each child's musical development.

photo Colleen Porter

Colleen Porter has been a provider, director, and teacher of Music Together for the East Valley for a decade! Colleen has a degree in Music Education from Arizona State University with a special emphasis in string instruments and early childhood music. (Sometimesyou will hear her  play her violin or cello for class.) She comes from a background of varied musical experiences including participation and direction of orchestras, choirs, and musicals. In the last many years she has enjoyed her role as a music teacher: in preschools and public schools, and private music instructor. She is a certified Music Together and Lets Play Music teacher and attends frequent workshops and trainings to stay on top of the latest research and ideas in Music Education.

Her highest ambition is to connect people and families through music... encouraging them to gain a love and confidence in this artform that brightens life throughout our lifespan!