Leadership

MUSE Academy's founding team brings decades of educational experience from primary through university, musical performance, dance, organizational performance and administration.


 
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deborah Bradley-Kramer

Head of School

Dr. Deborah Bradley-Kramer, Ph.D (NYU; European Mozart Academy) is Lecturer in Music at Columbia University, and was Director of Columbia's Music Performance Program from 1999-2013. An award-winning educator and pianist, she was nominated for a Great Teacher Award at Columbia, and received Copland, Koussevitzky, Arts International, and Trust For Mutual Understanding (Rockefeller Foundation) Grants for her recordings and performances.

Zoe Marmot Director of Admissions

Zoe Marmot

Director of Marketing & Admissions

With  over 17 years marketing experience, Zoe Marmot brings a strong passion for education to her position at MUSE Academy. She is responsible for overseeing all of the school's interactions with prospective parents, including managing information sessions and student assessments and overseeing all marketing and communications. Zoe strongly believes that the admissions process should be as transparent and stress-free as possible for both children and parents.


FACULTY

 Yun-Tzu Chang, Director Dance & Movement

Yun-Tzu Chang, Director Dance & Movement

 Lina Tetriani, Director Vocal Arts

Lina Tetriani, Director Vocal Arts

 Shonah Trescott, Director of Visual Arts

Shonah Trescott, Director of Visual Arts

 Kathleen Alexander, Kindergarten/STEM

Kathleen Alexander, Kindergarten/STEM

 Amanda Deering, Pre-K Teacher

Amanda Deering, Pre-K Teacher

 Marisol Ponte-Greenberg, Spanish Teacher

Marisol Ponte-Greenberg, Spanish Teacher

 Jeff Newell, Saxophone

Jeff Newell, Saxophone

 Rafael Rosa, Guitar

Rafael Rosa, Guitar

 
 Dr. Sofiya Genis, Piano

Dr. Sofiya Genis, Piano

 Peter Argodizza, Guitar

Peter Argodizza, Guitar

 Michael Vannoni, Strings

Michael Vannoni, Strings

 Valentina Nazarenko, Piano

Valentina Nazarenko, Piano