J.M. Cole - Teacher & Owner
Mrs. Cole has a Masters in Education from New York University. Public, Private, and Parochial school experience includes classified special education students ages four to twenty-one in grades K-12, urban and rural communities, at risk environments, and all areas of instrumental and general musics, as well as PK-8 all subjects covering long-term leave. Mrs. Cole currently teaches Band, Chorus and General Music Pre-K through 5th Grade in New Jersey. Over 15 years experience teaching privately, students ages two through adult on Violin, Viola, Piano, Theory, History, Orchestra, Band, Ensemble, Chorus, and Chamber Music. Certifications include Public School Teaching Licenses K-12: Music, in Massachusetts & New Jersey, and is qualified under Teaching God’s Children for Catholic Schools
Teachers include S. Thomas, A. Setzer, Jan Mark Sloman, and Brett Deubner. Mrs. Cole has performed with and attended the New York University Symphony Orchestra, New York Youth Symphony, Summit Symphony Orchestra of New Jersey, Siena University Summer Sessione Senese per la Musica e L’Arte , Mannes College of Music Preparatory Honors Program, The Institute for Strings, Meadowmount School of Music, and Meadowmount School of Music Conservatory. Mrs. Cole is a member of MENC, United States Chess Federation, Lambda Alpha Sigma National Liberal Arts Honor Society, and the Morristown Junior League.