Irene Light is a certified public school music teacher with over thirty years of teaching classroom, choral, and instrumental music from preschool through eighth grade. As a piano student at the Henry Street Settlement Music School, she was the recipient of multiple piano scholarships. After graduating from Music and Arts High School in New York, she obtained a BA in Music from Hunter College and received her New York State Teacher's License in graduate school.
Throughout her teaching career, Mrs. Light has also been running a very busy piano studio. Her approach to private piano instruction includes providing her students with a multitude of creative contests and performing opportunities.
Her nonprofit work includes being an Executive Board Member and Director of East Coast Productions for the Theatre Arts Festival for Youth (TAFFY), where she also helps to provide free arts programming for children.
Irene is proud to be a CMN member!