Staff

claire (2)Ms. Claire – Hudson Valley Pre-School & Kindermusic Teacher

Claire Pahucki is a graduate of VCHS and attended the Hartt Conservatory from 1994-1997, where she was a student in Vocal Performance.

After leaving Hartt, Mrs. Pahucki attended the Center for Montessori Teacher Education..  She received her certification in teacher education for 3-6 year olds and is a member of the American Montessori Society.  She was a Montessori Teacher for ten years and director of a Montessori School for three years.

During this period, Mrs. Pahucki trained in a Montessori Music Education Program and worked with CMTE to support the training of future Montessori teachers.  She developed and implemented a Kodaly for Kids program for her classroom.

Claire is the founder and Director of Ms. Claire’s Music Cupboard-a quality music experience for children and families.  The program provides, through music, a foundation for learning and development, including materials which parents can use at home.