Mother of 6 grown children and 8 grandchildren, Rebecca has taught private and group music for over 40 years. In addition to the years of public school teaching, where she wrote, produced, directed, and supplied the art and music for the school’s monthly programs, she owned and operated her own Fine Arts Studio for 17 years, where she offered art, voice, piano and Music & Movement Classes for children and their Mommies, as well as writing the curriculum for camps and pajama parties, combining art, music, and literature in order to introduce the arts to small children. Fully certified in all levels of the Musikgarten curriculum, she premiered the first Music and Movement Classes in the city through her studio in Longview, TX. An experienced composer as well as music educator, she has also done creative work in community literacy, arts, and cultural events and activities. She enjoys sharing her love of the arts with people of all ages.