Ms. Antononi is in her third year as the music teacher at
SMK elementary. During her time she has put on various winter and spring
concerts. She works with the second and third graders on learning and playing
recorder instruments. She is also learning sign-language and incorporating it
into the concerts and the music classroom. She is the co-teacher for the middle
school chorus and helps out her colleagues for various school events.
She received her Bachelor’s in Music Education from
Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ and went on to teach elementary
music for two years. She then received her Master’s Degree in Music Education
from Rhode Island College. She has also worked in Special Education as a
One-on-One with an autism student. She raised money for the Boston Children’s Hospital
by putting on a benefit concert in her hometown Gardner, Ma and hopes to
collaborate with colleagues and the town of Ware to hold another benefit
concert in the near future.