Ami Molinelli, has been with Music In Schools Today since 2012. She is the Director of our Music First! Program and our Integration Specialist. Music First! teaches preschool students school readiness, literacy, math and science through a sequential music curriculum.
Ami Molinelli also hosts and provides professional development to classroom teachers and teaching artists. She has worked with San Francisco Unified, Oakland Unified, San Bruno Unified, and Jefferson Elementary School District while working with Music In Schools Today.
Ami is a professional percussionist and educator specializing in Brazilian and Latin percussion. She co-leads the Brazilian and Jazz ensemble, Grupo Falso Baiano with two albums to their credit: “Simplicidade – Live at Yoshi’s” and “Viajando em Choro e Jazz.” Grupo Falso Baiano have been featured on NPR’s the California Report, Radio Latina and Pandora LIVE!
Find out more about her here: http://www.amimo.com/bio/