Maria Mirenzi is a dedicated music educator and musician. She earned her Bachelor of Music Education degree from Temple University with a concentration in saxophone and jazz studies. When she's not at Play Arts, Maria is teaching after school music classes for Settlement Music School, and giving instrumental lessons from her private studio. In the past, she has taught elementary general music in the School District of Philadelphia and has been a private woodwind instructor at The Shipley School. She dedicates the rest of her time to the local Philly music scene, playing shows with her own band and curating a concert series.