Music National Service | 2009 MusicianCorps
CARLA MORENO is a pianist and vocalist as well as a world music explorer, writer, and DJ. Her experience as a musician, certified music teacher, and writer grant her the opportunity to educate people both young and old in efforts to foster cultural understanding, appreciation, and love for one another. Carla currently serves as a teaching artist for Arts Corps and as a guest DJ for the Daily Planet show on KBCS 91.3 FM in Seattle. Carla’s passion for world cultures have led her to meeting and discussing important global issues with figures such as reporter Lisa Ling, photographer Alyssa Banta, musician Angelique Kidjo, and the Consul General of Sweden, Olëf Wastberg.
Service Sites: Low Income Housing Institute, Meadowbrook View Apartments
Service Mission: Create vibrant communities in housing projects with immigrant families, through music rich after-school programs, intergenerational and cross-cultural music exchanges and performances that celebrate the diversity and cultures of all resident families.