Maria Simeone is a certified Move to Learn Trainer and has been an educator and professional opera singer for over 25 years.
In California, she has served Director of Education for Opera Pacific, vocal adjudicator and curriculum writer for Segerstrom Center for the Arts and teaching artist, curriculum writer and workshop presenter with the Pacific Symphony. Her brain based music-movement education program MusicMovestheBrain (www.musicmovesthebrain.com) serves families and young children in collaboration with the Pacific Symphony’s Heartstrings program.
Maria holds a BA with honors in Research Psychology and is published in the area of Cognition/Psycholinguistics. She is also the creator of the voice-body movement game, Flexity Jig.
She resides in Southern California with her husband and two children.