Ms. Brenda- Center Director

Ms. Brenda is passionate about music and the education of young children. In the summer of 2016, she decided to expand beyond her horizons and enrolled in the Music Together® Teacher Training. She became a registered teacher and licensed director for Music Together Sunny Bee, LLC (formally known as Music Together with Brenda, LLC). She opened her doors in the fall of 2016, teaching a class of two families! Today she has three teachers and two locations and her Music Together community consists of over 20 families and continues to grow and flourish.This fall she is proud to pilot the Rhythm Kids program, geared for children from 4-8 years of age.

 

 

photo Brenda Limaldi

Ms. Brenda has a BA in Music Education from Kean University. She has been teaching in the New Jersey Public School System for the past 20 years. She is currently a music teacher k-5 for Brick public schools. She taught at the Brick Community Primary Learning Center for 10 years, providing music instruction for the kindergarten students. She has worked with young children in a variety of settings including: preschools, summer camps, summer nanny, and as owner of her own family day care center which she ran from home for two years when her children were younger. This past summer she attended the Music Together LLC teacher training and became a registered teacher and licensed director for Music Together Sunny Bee, LLC. Ms. Brenda is fulfilling her life long dream of providing a quality early childhood music program to children and their families. 

     
photo Kim Duncan

Kim Harth Duncan has been teaching private piano to children and adults for over 30 years. Her students have performed in several New York venues, including Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. She has a Masters Degree in Education, and has been a registered Music Together teacher since 2002. She has co-written a musical currently in development called Howe & Hummel that was chosen to be performed in the 2012 New York Musical Festival. Ms. Kim has written several children's songs, and has created a composition program for her piano students to encourage their own creativity and to bring more music into their lives.

 Music has the power to alter emotion and thereby the strength to heal. Music can create energy, can be understood by anyone who will listen, and can bring peace with harmony to all. 

Kim Harth Duncan 

Ms. Kim has been working closely with me during this fall semester, in preparation to teach in the winter. Welcome Ms. Kim. thank you for all that you do.  

     
photo Brian Beirne
     
photo Faye Gilmore

Miss Faye is a teacher in the Jackson School District. She LOVES music and incorporates it daily into her own classroom. Growing up, she used to make all the kids perform at family parties. She has been in many musicals, and has even directed 4! She loves how music makes people feel and loves how kids soak up music. she is excited to start her Music Together journey!