educator ~ conductor ~ vocalist ~ songwriter ~ leader
Jamie Wolf serves as El Sistema Colorado’s Program Director and Choral Teaching Artist, leading the organization in its work using music as a tool for social change with under-served youth. Since 2009 Jamie has taught choral and general music at a variety of public schools in the Denver area, worked as Assistant Director of the Transitions ensemble of the Colorado Children’s Chorale, and taught private voice and piano lessons. Prior to moving to Denver, Ms. Wolf worked at The Music Place, a community music school in San Jose, California, and at Partners in School Innovation, a non-profit organization dedicated to education reform.
When Ms. Wolf is not teaching, she can be found spending time with her family, reading, and exploring the outdoors. Her musical life has also consisted of conducting the Highlands Church Choir, performing around the Denver area as a singer/songwriter, as well as singing with event bands and providing demo vocals for local songwriters. Ms. Wolf graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in music education from Northwestern University.
"The fact that children can make beautiful music is less significant than the fact that music can make beautiful children."
~ Cheryl Lavender