Joe Berarducci resides in sunny Kelowna B.C. where he teaches piano and co-directs the children’s choir at the Community Music School. He has been involved with Carl Orff Canada for over twenty years having served as president of the B.C. Chapter as well as Carl Orff Canada. He presents workshops throughout Canada and the U. S. as well as sessions at National Orff Conferences in both countries. He has taught Level courses for many years in the U.S. and Canada. He has worked for the University of B.C., Simon Fraser University, Seattle Pacific University, Chapman University, University of Victoria, University of Lethbridge, Capilano College, Douglas College, Vancouver Community College, and School District #44 in North Vancouver B.C. In 2006, Joe received the award of Honorary Life Member to Music for Children, Carl Orff Canada, musique pour enfants.