Our Teachers



Our teachers are passionate about guiding children and adults in the arts. We believe the arts are an important part of life and should be enjoyed to the fullest.

All our Music Together® teachers have successfully completed the intensive official Music Together teacher training offered through Music Together, LLC in Princeton, NJ. They create a fun, informal, social setting that spurs engagement and supports each child's musical development.



photo Meryl Reed (Vujs) - Center Director

Meryl is a certified Music Together Teacher and licensed Signing Smart teacher. Being raised by professional musicians, Meryl has been involved in music all her life. She has participated in music performance including various choirs, solos, and musical theater. On the college level, Meryl studied vocal music and minored in piano. Having completed her Music Together teacher training in November 2002, she is now bringing this wonderfully enriching program to the lives of Cape Cod families. She is the proud mother of Peter (16) and Russell (18).

Meryl is a member of the Early Childhood Music and Movement Association and the Children's Music Network.  She has enjoyed playing the djembe with the Cape Cod African Dance and Drum Ensemble and sang and played various percussion and the ukulele with The Beach Plums.

In 2005, the Center for Music and Young Children in Princeton, NJ, awarded Meryl Music Together Certification Level I status for outstanding achievement in teaching, musicianship, program philosophy, and parent education. In 2010 she completed her certification level II, the highest level of certification Music Together offers.

She teaches Music Together, Music Together Babies, Rhythm Kids, Music Together Preschool and Ukulele

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Monday 9:30 AM 01/11/21 - 03/01/21 8 weeks Meryl Reed (Vujs) - Center Director Register $ 160.00 Drop-In
Thursday 10:00 AM 01/14/21 - 03/04/21 8 weeks Meryl Reed (Vujs) - Center Director Register $ 160.00 Drop-In
Tuesday 5:15 PM 01/12/21 - 03/16/21 10 weeks Meryl Reed (Vujs) - Center Director Register $ 185.00 Drop-In

photo Ginger Mulrooney - Music Together

While new to teaching Music Together in 2019, Ginger Mulrooney has been attending classes with her 3 children since 2013.  She currently serves as the Children's Choir Director, Cantor and member of the Adult Choir at St. John the Evangelist in Pocasset.  She also volunteers with a children's playgroup at St. Elizabeth's in North Falmouth, leading the children in singalongs and assisting with crafts.  A native of New Jersey, she is a graduate of Rutgers University and has performed in numerous community theater productions, and has sung the National Anthem at several Bourne Braves baseball games.  

Ginger loves seeing the joy music can bring to children and adults, and looks forwards to teaching families she has had class with and new families to the Music Together experience. 

Ginger will be teaching on Mondays in Pocasset, Tuesdays in Sandwich and Thursdays in Plymouth!


No classes are currently scheduled.

photo Elizabeth Ylaya - Music Together con Espanol

Elizabeth is originally from Orlando, Florida & has been living in the Pacific Northwest since 2015. She teaches Music Together Mixed Ages and Music Together con Español. She earned her B.M. in Vocal Performance at Stetson University & her M.M. at the University of Michigan School of Music Theatre and Dance. She completed her Music Together Teacher Training in October, 2018. In addition to teaching Music Together, Elizabeth is a professional opera singer and a private voice teacher. In the Fall of 2019, Elizabeth made her Seattle Opera debut, performing the role of Toledo in the new American opera: The Falling and the Rising. She has also been a featured soloist with Symphony Tacoma & Tacoma Concert Band. Elizabeth has always loved music and children, so when her friend introduced her to Music Together, she knew she needed to be a part of the magic. Elizabeth is fluent in Spanish and has a black belt in Karate. She is thrilled to be teaching Music Together con Espanol online for a combined class of families across the country as a guest teacher this fall!

No classes are currently scheduled.

photo Courtenay Harrington-Bailey - Music Together

Courtenay is a transplant from New York City where she worked as a professional actress for many years. A member of Actor's Equity Association, she holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music and Theatre Arts and has performed for audiences across the U.S., Canada, and Europe.   In February of 2012 her original play, "Death-It Happens" (co-writer and performer) won the highly coveted "Audience Choice" award for the New York City Frigid Festival of new plays. 

Courtenay teaches music and drama to children and adults all over the Cape!   She is on the faculty at Bridgeview
Montessori School teaching music and drama for kids ages 2.9-12 years and she is the founding director of Dramafun! the popular drama and musical theater program for kids ages 4 and up (http://www.dramafun.com/.)
She can be found teaching parent/child Music Together classes in Sandwich.

No classes are currently scheduled.



photo Jan Melikan - Music Together

Jan Allen Melikan began singing and playing the guitar professionally at the age of 13. Throughout her 47 year career Jan has directed and performed in theater productions and music festivals. She has composed for and sung in radio and television commercials and industrial shows for major corporations. Together with her husband, Dale, Jan entertained in clubs, restaurants and private events for over 35 years. She taught music for several years in a private elementary school in Connecticut. Most recently, having moved to Cape Cod, Jan and Dale owned and operated a B&B in Brewster for 6 years, where they performed for their guests on Saturday evenings.

Jan's love of music and her enthusiastic belief that everyone should have music in their lives (besides being Meryl's mother!), make Jan a great addition to our Music Together team.

Jan teaches our outer cape classes in Eastham

No classes are currently scheduled.