Laura Zhang attends Monarch High School in Louisville and has been playing the violin since 3rd grade. She has been teaching private violin lessons for 3 years now and has been accepted to both Western State and All State orchestra. She also runs a student run orchestra at her school and for the past 5 years has organized groups who play on Pearl Street in order to raise money for the Children's Hospital. She also plays with Greater Boulder Youth Orchestra and participates in other school activities such as competitive swimming as well. Laura loves working with kids and helping with the MUSE program!
Rex Westen has been with MUSE since the beginning. He is our cello teacher but insists on not being paid. Rex is a vital part of MUSE, both as a teacher and as a visionary. We are beyond grateful for his contribution!
Mitra Ghaffari is MUSE's photographer and videographer. We're happy to have her back with us after a summer spent in Havana, Cuba, helping refurbish community spaces in the neighborhood of Los Pocitos with a grant from the Davis Peace Project.
has joined MUSE as our Community Consultant.
Brenda brings a deep understanding of non-profit organizing and cultural responsibility and awareness. She is the founder of (In)visible