Our Teachers

 

 
photo Jennifer Clippinger Dudik
 
Jennifer grew up in Indianapolis, IN and then attended Point Park University where she received her BA in Dance.  She spent 11 years in New York City during which time her career encompassed many different areas of the performing industry, including commercials, modeling, print, film and television.  Career highlights include touring the country with the First National Tours of “The Will Rogers Follies” and "The Producers";  performing as a Rockette for four years at Radio City Music Hall; performing in numerous musicals at regional theaters around the country and performing on Broadway with "The Producers."   After moving to the Pittsburgh area, Jennifer attended Music Together® classes at The Music Room with her daughter for two years.  In 2012 she became a certified Music Together teacher and taught for Lauren Whittaker for five years.   In the summer of 2017, Jennifer acquired the Music Together business from Lauren and is now the Licensed Center Director of Music Together by Miss Jen.  She is excited to expand our community of music-makers here in Irwin and Murrysville!  
 

 
 
     
photo Eileen Grace Reynolds

 

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Eileen is currently a Director/Choreographer for various theatres including Radio City Music Hall where she performed as a Rockette for 8 years. Eileen was in the Broadway casts of 42nd Street, Will Rogers Follies and in the international tour of My One And Only (with Tommy Tune). Her television credits include the Grammy Awards, the Tony Awards, One Life to Live, the Today Show, Good Morning America, Macys Parade, Christmas at Rockefeller Center, the Kennedy Center Honors, the Late Show with David Letterman and Oprah. She also served as Associate Producer for the theatre company Reagle Players in Boston.

As a teacher Eileen has taught all ages, levels and styles of dance including creative movement classes ranging from teaching inner city children to senior citizens at a convalescent center. She has also taught at Point Park College in Pittsburgh where she earned a BA in Dance and received the Distinguished Alumni Award. She is the Artistic Director of the Radio City Rockette Summer Intensive Program. 

Eileen is happy to be joining the staff after enjoying being a Music Together mom with her 2 year old twins.

 

 

     
photo Paul Reynolds

Has an MFA from Point Park University, and a BFA from the University of Miami. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at Point Park University’s Conservatory of Performing Arts, and is a certified Music Together teacher. Prior to moving to the Pittsburgh area, Paul spent 4 1/2 years as Production Manager, ASM and Performer for Reagle Musical Theatre of Greater Boston, MA. While there, some of his many achievements were working closely with the Director of Youth Programs and Reagle Players Musical Theater Camps to create a safe place to learn all aspects of the stage, both in front of the lights and behind the scenes, as well as bringing Shakespeare into the classroom with the Waltham Public Schools. Paul spent over 9 years in LA where his focus was primarily on film and television and before that nearly 12 years in New York where much of his work was with regional theater companies across the U.S., as well as two European tours of West Side Story. He may be seen in re-runs of George Lopez, Norm, Good Morning Miami and in the feature film Daddy Day Care

     
photo Jamie Kunning

Jamie began her music career as a singer-songwriter in Austin, Texas while attending the University of Texas.  She performed and co-wrote in Austin as part of a duo entitled "A Boy and A Girl" and a five-part all female band entitled "Lady Jams", as well as performing as a solo artist.  She continues to perform as a solo artist in the Pittsburgh area and recently claimed second place in WYEP's annual singer-songwriter competition. 

Jamie discovered Music Together through friends in Austin and became a certified Music Together teaher in September of 2018.  After spending two years working primarily with the aging adult population as an Activities Assistant, she is very excited to be working with children to be sharing something she loves!  In addition to music, Jamie is also working as a Certified Peer Specialist and an Essentrics Instructor.  Through all of her work, Jamie seeks to promote wellness and community. 

     
photo Andrea Frescura

Andrea is an elementary general music teacher in the Penn-Trafford School District, where she teaches over 900 students every week in Kindergarten – 5th grade. She loves watching her students grow throughout the years, and she is especially fond of working with students who have special needs.

Music has been part of Andrea’s life since she was a baby. She began cantoring at her church when she was 12 years old. From there, she had several supporting roles in Penn-Trafford High School’s spring musicals, and she placed 1st chair Soprano 1 at the PMEA All-State Choral Festival, allowing her to attend the All-Eastern Choral Festival in Providence, Rhode Island. She loved her time as a two-year soloist for the Junior Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Andrea is a graduate of Duquesne University, where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, and a graduate of California University of Pennsylvania, where she earned her Master's Degree in K-12 School Administration. Andrea is currently a member of the Westmoreland Choral Society and wedding singer at her church.

Andrea is thrilled to be teaching Music Together, after having attended Miss Jen’s and Mr. Paul’s classes with her two daughters, Emma & Kate! Thank you, Miss Jen, for having faith in me and for allowing me to join your staff!