Young Musicians and Adult Studies Department Chair
Rachael Denny has been creating music, drama and fine arts experiences for children since she was a teenager. She received her bachelor’s degree in music education from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN, and has taught classroom music to young children since 1993. Rachael holds certifications in Orff Schulwerk from the Orff Institut in Salzburg, Austria, and from Cal State L.A. She also has experience with Kodaly pedagogy from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. Mrs. Denny joined PCM in 2007, and now serves as department chair of Young Musicians as well as chair of the Outreach Department, overseeing PCM’s music program for all students at Jefferson Elementary School and the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts Music Mobile.