Kari Sicard teaches voice and piano here at West Music Cedar Rapids. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education and Piano Performance from Wartburg College. Kari started playing piano when she was three. Her older brothers were all having lessons and she would copy them and practice their songs.
Kari has taught in the Central City Community School District as the K-5 music teacher from 1996-1998. She has taught at West Music since 1998. Currently Kari is the music director at King of Kings Lutheran Church. She plays and sings for weddings and funerals.
Kari loves teaching all ages because she loves sharing her love of music with others. Kari loves experiencing the moments when her students discover they can really make music! She says, “Everything is interesting when you are a teacher.”
In her down time Kari loves spending time with her two daughters, Grace and Hope.