Miss Beth Anspach,
Director, Kindermusik Maestro, Certified Conscious Discipline Instructor
Miss Beth, Beth Anspach MT, is a Music Therapist, Licensed Kindermusik Educator with the designation of Maestro in Masterful Teaching, Certified Conscious Discipline Instructor, and mom of 3. She is a graduate of Nazareth College of Rochester with a Bachelor of Music Degree in Music Therapy. Beth has been a licensed Kindermusik Educator since 1996 and has offered classes in Red Hook since 2002. Since then she has enjoyed being able to use her knowledge of child development and love for music and children to provide high-quality musical experiences for young children and their families in northern Dutchess and southern Columbia Counties of New York State. In 2011 Beth was named"Inspirational Educator of the Year" by Kindermusik International and in 2012 was given the distinction of Kindermusik Maestro of Masterful Teaching. In addition to teaching Kindermusik Beth is passionate about Conscious Discipline and is now the only Conscious Discipline Certified Instructor in the northeast. Beth offers a variety of discipline classes for parents and teachers as well as private coaching. for more information about Conscious Discipline visit www.consciousdiscipline.com and more information about Kindermusik is available at www.kindermusik.com
Miss Alissa Wyatt
Licensed Kindermusik Educator
Alissa Wyatt is a singer and voice teacher living in Hudson, NY with her partner Ron and son Wyatt. In 2008 she graduated with a Master of Music in Musical Theater from NYU's prestigious Steinhardt School's Vocal Performance program. While at NYU Alissa performed in numerous musicals like 110 in the Shade, The Golden Apple, and Alive at Ten among others. Besides performing, Alissa taught voice lessons to undergraduate students in Music Business, Music Education, and other non-music majors. After graduating, Alissa continued to teach in the NYC metro area. On top of maintaining her private voice studio, Alissa was voice teacher and private lesson program coordinator at Rye Country Day School in Rye, NY (2009-2015) and an instructor of group voice, audition techniques, and musical theater performance classes, as well as, director/choreographer for multiple shows at Stage Left Children's Theater in Tappan, NY (2010-2015).
Prior to Alissa's life as a performing arts educator, she received a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from West Virginia University. Upon arriving to NYC, worked as a pre-k and elementary music teacher at the Dwight-Englewood School in Englewood, NJ. Alissa is excited to get back into the early childhood classroom and share her love and passion for music with families in the Hudson Valley through Kindermusik classes.
miss Eleni Reyes
Licensed Kindermusik Educator
Miss Eleni Reyes is a singer, violinist, violist, performer, and teacher; currently residing in Kingston, NY. In 2011 she graduated from SUNY Ulster with an Associates of Science in Music. Shortly after, she began to apprentice with Jeanne Dolamore at St. Joseph’s Catholic School where she learned how to build a children’s strings music program using the string chorale method. While teaching at St. Joseph’s she began teaching at Little Lambs Academy in Lake Katrine, NY. During her time at Little Lambs she came to realize her love for teaching young children's music.
Her love and passion for young childhood music and education led her to pursue and learn about Kindermusik. A curiosity that brought her to a path she couldn’t be happier to explore. As the newest member of the Pathways to Learning, Inc Kindermusik educator team, she is excited to join and learn more about this wonderful Kindermusik community.