Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Kristen Bauer

Mrs. Bauer is thrilled to be teaching at Kennedy for her 10th year, after teaching music at Lincoln Elementary in St. Cloud for 8 years.  Mrs. Bauer obtained her undergraduate degree from The College of Saint Benedict/St. John's University in vocal performance and music education.  Following, she received her graduate degree in education from St. Mary's University.  Mrs. Bauer has participated in the Twin cities based groups "The Singers: MN Choral Artists" and "Kantorei".  Mrs. Bauer also plays violin in the St. Cloud Symphony Orchestra and Amadeus chamber orchestra.  Mrs.Bauer is an adjunct professor of music education at St. Cloud State University and CSB/SJU teaching Elementary music methods.  When not teaching and performing, Mrs. Bauer enjoys spending time with her husband and two adorable children, Eva and Timmy.