Music Together

Mixed Age Class

$245 - 10 Sessions

Class Dates and Times- FALL 2019

Mondays @ 9:30 am & 10:30 am

Start Date: September 16

Wednesdays @ 9:30 am & 10:30 am

Start Date: September 18

Saturdays @ 9:00 am

Start Date: September 21

Our Music together mixed age classes (8 mo. - 3 yrs.) build on your child’s natural enthusiasm for music and movement regardless of their musical ability. Activities focus on adult/child interaction. We’ll help you provide your child with basic musical skills needed to enjoy school and social musical activities, and to study an instrument should he or she choose to do so. 



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Janica Carpenter

Janica is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy and attended the University of Wisconsin. Janica taught dance for two years at Miss Nettie's School of Dance in Ripon, Wisconsin and was a member of Friends Mime Theater of Milwaukee, a traveling educational theatre company. She is the mother of an eleven year old daughter and is a registered Music Together  teacher, having successfully completed the Music Together® Teaching Workshop developed by the Center for Music and Young Children, Princeton, NJ. 

 Alyson Cohn

Director/Instructor, received her B.F.A in Theatre as well as a B.F.A in Music from Syracuse University where she minored in education. A professional actress, singer, and director, as well as a NJ certified teacher, Alyson was trained by the Center for Music and Young Children in Princeton, NJ and is a licensed Music Together® director.




Italian Classes


Mommy and Me

$240 - 10 Sessions

Tuesdays, 9 am

FALL Session

Start Date: October 2

La Piazza Italian School offers a fantastic learning opportunity for children ages 2-4 and their caregiver. The rubrics of spoken Italian will be practiced and enhanced through songs, stories, and nursery rhymes, and modeled and explored as the children enter their make believe world of role play through weekly 45 minute classes. 



Michaela Opolka Capellari

 Founder and Director of La Piazza Italian School. 

Michaela was born in an Italian-German bilingual family, and lived and studied entirely in Rome, Italy. After graduating in Classical Studies she studied Foreigner Languages and Literature of Roma Tre University, and Faculty of Interpreting and Translation at the University of International Studies of Rome.  Michaela has international experience in teaching languages (Ireland, Canada, USA). Michaela moved to the United States in 2012 where she used her expertise and experience to bring a genuine Italian cultural experience to New Jersey through the opening of La Piazza Italian School in 2017.