"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem

         improbable, and....soon they become inevitable."   

                                                                                 Christopher Reeve

 

 

    Mrs. Barbera's Education:

          Private Instruction with Susan Starr, Philadelphia, PA   1964-1969.
          Bachelor of Science in Music Education, West Chester University, 1977.
          Graduate Assistantship, Teaching Piano Minors, West Chester University, 1978.
          Graduate Assistantship, Keyboard Dept., Northwestern University, 1979-1980.
          Master of Music: Chamber Music and Accompanying, Northwestern University, 1980.
          University of Salzburg, Austria    Course on Mozart   July, 1987.

     Teaching Experience:

           Staff, Faculty, Special Arrangement Piano Teacher,
                   Settlement Music School, Philadelphia, PA     1980-1996       

 

          Gettysburg College, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Piano.    Spring, 1984.

 

          Loire Valley Music Institute, Loire, France  Piano Faculty.   Summer, 1996.
           
          Middle School Music Teacher, Upper Darby School District, 1994-1999.

          Margate School District, 1999-present.

 
      Performances:

            Music in the Parks Choral Competition     1994-2007
 
            Sounds of the Season for the MAPS Foundation  1999-present

            Stockton Chorale and Oratorio Society   2003-2013
                    Accompanying under the direction of Dr. Beverly Vaughn

 

               The Original Tuscany Singers   2002-2013

                    Accompanying at the Renault Winery


           

UPCOMING Musical EVENTS: 

MAPS Foundations perfomance in Atlantic City--12-13-16

Lite Rock morning performance--12-14-16

HOLIDAY SHOW  Friday, 12-16-16  1:45 p.m.

Attire for the show--holiday colors for shirts and sweaters

with jeans and/or dark pants. (NO shorts, please) Girls--holiday

dresses,skirts,etc.  Holiday colors may include blue, silver, gold,

red, green, plaid or white.

ALL holiday headwear can be worn, too---Santa hats, menorah hats,

antlers, elf ears, special headbands, holiday lights--whatever

will enhance your child's performance is welcome! 

 

Enrichment programs:

Second grade--Seussical the Musical, JR.  March 3, 2017 @ 2:15 p.m.

Kindergarten and First Grade--Barnyard Moosical   May 4, 2017  @ 2:15 p.m.

Our Third Annual TINY TITAN TALENT SHOW   May 12, 2017 Time TBA

All background CD's and registration forms are due Friday, April 7th before noon, please.

 

Spring Concert--ALL choral groups

and the instrumental students band May 19, 2017  Time TBA

 

 

 Third Grade Play --- BUGZ    June  date & time TBA