Teddi Koch

Teddi Koch

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Teddi Koch is director and lead teacher at The Music & Movement Center at MYA. Before starting her own program, Teddi directed The Movement Center, one of the first music and movement programs for very young children, at National College of Education (now National-Louis University) in Evanston, Illinois.

In 1986 she opened The Music & Movement Center at Gorton in Lake Forest, where she continued to operate her program until her move to Midwest Young Artists in 2011. The Music & Movement Center at MYA offers parent-child classes for children 6–12 months, 12–18 months, 18–26 months, 26–36 months, and for 3, 4 and 5 year-olds (who attend without a parent or caregiver).

Teddi is an accomplished storyteller, a gifted teacher and accompanies her husband Fred as they present workshops for teachers and concerts for young children and their families. Teddi lives Lake Bluff with their husband and son, Matthew.