Dr. Cribari s a Colorado native who has been teaching children for 20 years. He has worked with children from Pre-School to High School and has conducted a variety of ensembles including Renaissance consorts, choirs, jazz bands, and symphony orchestras.
Dr. Cribari received a Bachelors degree in Piano and Vocal education from the University of Northern Colorado, a Master of Arts with an emphasis in Orff Schulwerk from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, and his doctorate in music education from Boston University.
In addition to teaching children at Coyote Hills, Dr. Cribari has taught graduate students at Southern Methodist University, Mills College, Central Michigan University, the University of St. Thomas, George Mason University, Anderson University, and the University of Central Arkansas. Dr. Cribari is on the board of trustees for Hidden Valley Music Seminars in Carmel Valley, California, and is a frequent clinician at music education conferences throughout the country.