Finding your joy in music making!


Kristin Jordheim MA, Certified Music Therapist  - Sunnyside/Highland in northwest Denver, Adams County and the greater metro Denver area

Sunnyside’s Piano Teacher brought in her brand new Yamaha grand piano and opened her studio  and music therapy  fifteen years ago on Umatilla Street.  Being able to walk or bike to piano lessons - isn’t that what new urban living is all about?  Kristin offers piano instruction for all ages and abilities through regular weekly lessons, drop in teen and adult piano coaching and can combine online lessons into the schedule. Music therapy services through Advantage Music Therapy are an important part of what is available to you.

Students with special needs, learning differences  and those who are on the autism spectrum (ASD) are welcome.  As a music therapist, Kristin will work from your strengths to help you reach your goals .  Music therapy sessions are available at Advantage Music Therapy to address cognitive development and social  skills goals whether a student has an IEP or not.  

Advantage Music Therapy adds Adams County location
 Music therapy service are available in the community and at Intermezzo Academy of Music 1309 W 121 St Ave Westminster, CO.  CES and SLS are waivers accepted.        

Music Therapy is effective in improving social skills of children wth autism
CONCLUSIONS: The study showed that MT (Music Therapy) is an effective method with deep and consistent effects on improving social skills of children with autism. Access PubMed or ask at your library.​                                        

Music is my love, my passion in life and also my full time profession. Everyone has the capacity to make music and receive it’s lifelong benefits.  Age, learning difference and distance are not barriers to starting.