Marcella Erskine, Director

Marcella founded and directs Music Shakers, providing classes to children, parents and caregivers in order to foster experiential learning of music and movement, enhance early childhood development and build communities of families.

Her experience includes teaching music and movement in schools in the UK and USA, as a Social Worker with alcohol and drug dependent youth, and as a group leader facilitating support groups for cancer patients.

She developed workshops and sessions for Birmingham's schools, Adoption Services, the Preschool Learning Alliance, and National Childbirth Trust.

Marcella has Master’s degree in Social Work from Hunter College, New York, where she specialized in group and community work, and a BSc in Psychology from Colorado State University.

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