Meet Our Teachers



All of our teachers are passionate about music and the development of children. They create a fun, informal, social setting that spurs engagement and supports each child's musical development.

photo Leslie Abdallah

Leslie is an actress, singer and dancer who graduated from New York University in Music and Dance. Favorite roles include Ariel in the National Tour of The Little Mermaid and a dancer for Liza Minnelli and Gregory Hines. Leslie currently sings with a contemporary church choir and recently recorded her first lullaby cd called "Daffodil Dreams." Her young children Abey and Geoffrey are an inspiration to her music.

photo Elizabeth Clifton

Elizabeth is trained as a clinical social worker (MSW - Virginia Commonwealth University), but singing has been her avocation since she first joined a choir at age 10. Elizabeth began her study of voice while in high school in Baltimore, MD and continued her study of voice at Haverford College. She is currently a member of Poughkeepsie-based Cappella Festiva Chamber Choir, and has performed as a soprano soloist with several other choirs. Before becoming a MT teacher, Elizabeth was a MT parent! She loves to sing, dance, chant, and play guitar with her children Sam (b. 5/05) and Ellie (b. 7/08), and is eager to share The Joy of Family Music®®-making with you

photo Brittani O'Hearn

Brittani is a singer songwriter, activist, voice over artist, and new mama. She lives with her partner, step-daughter (12), and son (10mo) in Gardiner, NY.  She is a graduate of SUNY New Paltz, and has worked as a child advocate, nanny, and pre-school teacher. Brittani believes in the power of sharing stories, and building community and connection through music. She enjoyed Music Together® as a child, and now, as a parent and teacher, is eager to share the experience with local families. 

photo Sabrina Ferguson
Sabrina Ferguson is an early childhood music teacher at Mid-Hudson Music Together LLC and has served as it's Owner & Director since January 2011. She has also taught music at Growing Circle Montessori School in Gardiner, NY and the High Meadow School in Stone Ridge, NY. She conducted the local High Ridge Children's Choir as well from 2015-2017. As a professional vocalist Sabrina recorded and performed with the Detroit Symphony, Cincinnati Pops & Russian Chamber Choir of NY, NY Philharmonic as well as with several other local artists and venues within the tri-state area.  She is a graduate of Indiana University - Bloomington, where she studied voice and dance ethnology. She lives in New Paltz with her 13 year old son Luca, spouse Anthony along with their cat, dogs, goats and chickens!