Pianist Claudia Baumgaertner Lemmerz graduated from the Music Conservatory in Cologne, Germany with a Master’s degree in Music . Before immigrating to the United States, Claudia worked as the Public Relations Manager for “Festival Pro - Bahnhof Rolandseck”, a concert agency for classical chamber and symphonic music performances in Bonn, Germany.

In 2005 Claudia formed the Moonlight Duo with cellist Karen Pinoci. She also teaches piano and violin at her home studio.

As an Early Childhood Music Specialist Claudia started a unique music program for children age 3-12 called “Touch the Music” in 2010. It gives kids the opportunity to try out REAL orchestral instruments.

Claudia’s book “My Book about Musical Instruments”, published in 2011, won the Moonbeam Children’s Book Gold Medal Award 2013.

www.TouchtheMusic.us  -  Claudia@Touchthemusic.us