photo Maddy O'Neill-Dean, Director

Maddy, a registered Music Together® teacher, is an experienced early childhood music teacher and mother of three.

Maddy is a dynamic teacher who loves working with young children. She first developed her life-long interest in music and dance as a child performing in Irish step dance competitions in New York City and playing guitar with friends as a teenager.

Maddy is also a professional Irish musician and also entertains families and children in area festivals. Check http://madfortheroad.com for a schedule of performances.

Maddy also holds a Masters degree in Social Work from Catholic University.

You can reach Maddy at maddy505@aol.com.

photo Susan Alverson

Susan has been attending Music Together class with her three children for six years and has been training as a Music Together teacher since 2006. A former elementary educator with Bachelor and Master's degrees specializing in child development, Susan shares her joy of family music throughout Northern Virginia.

Susan's earliest musical memories began at home where she would sing and dance as her father played the ukelele. Her interest in music grew as she learned to play trumpet and french horn and was the California State Grand Champion drum major in high school. You can contact Susan at Telief@aol.com