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Teachers at the Old Town School

Jenny Bienemann


Jenny Bienemann is an award winning singer, songwriter, photographer, poet and songwriting facilitator who has given songwriting workshops at high schools and colleges as well as at Old Town School of Folk Music and the Friendly School of Music. She is a two-time staff member for Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters, has five albums of original music, and numerous credits as a co-writer. She performs as Jenny Bienemann and Friends, as a duo with her husband Robin Bienemann, and as a member of the band The Zimmermen. She is the author of the critically-acclaimed book and audiobook “Haiku Milieu: Photo and Haiku for You, Wherever You Are,” and she invites fellow songwriters to draw inspiration from her photo and haiku to write and share new original songs in concert.

Started at the Old Town School in November of 2018

Upcoming Workshops

Little Epiphanies: a Songwriting Workshop with Jenny Bienemann


$25 ($20 members)

Sat. October 16, 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM · In-Person @4544 N Lincoln Ave