Kristen Hemke
Saxophone, Piano, Clarinet, Flute
About Kristen


A San Diego musician and educator, Kristen is excited to share her passion for music with you!

Kristen earned her music degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Performing – jazz, classical, funk, and more with a wide variety of groups, Kristen has provided music for many functions ranging from formal parties to festivals and dances.

She has been a clinician for multiple schools and currently works teaching private music lessons at Music Central.

She is a member of the American Federation of Musicians, Local 325 and the Music Teachers Association of California. Kristen loves to stay busy improving as a musician!

Click on the links above to learn more about Kristen and her music.

News & Events
        • December 2015: Check out our production of The Wiz!  Musical direction by the great Gail Jhonson.
        • October 2015: I’m now teaching private music lessons at Music Central.
        • September, 2015:  Patrizia the Sultry Lady of Jazz  has her Autumn in the Key of Jazz concert on September 25th.  You won’t want to miss it!  Check out the Calendar section for details.
        • August 2015: Had a great time playing for Ferragosto, celebrating Little Italy.  Vesuvius, togas, ferris wheels, lava tunnels, and more!!
        • August 2015: I’m moving to San Diego, California!  I can’t wait to join the music scene in my new hometown.
        • August 2015: Taught my last lessons and played my last performance with Keyboard Art.  I’ll miss it so much!
        • July 2015: I’m on ACN TV in all Southern California McDonalds with the Empire Swing Orchestra!  Click Here to watch.
        • May 2015: Had a great studio recital for Keyboard Art.  I am so proud of all my students!

 Contact Her At:

(715) 218-7680