"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 Performances

 

Grandparents & Grand-Friends Day

Chorus trip

Holiday Show                                                                                                                                                             Instrumental students to Tighe School

Enrichment program

Spring Concert--chorus & band

Talent Show                                                                                                                                                                 

Second Grade Play with Mrs. Valencia