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Sharon Byrne joined the W+H School in 2009 after teaching at Millburn Middle and High School and Centennial School District. She earned her Bachelor of Music Education degree from Westminster Choir College and Master of Music Education degree from Shenandoah Conservatory. Mrs. Byrne teaches grades 6-12 Choir, Piano, AP Music Theory in addition to being the Performing Arts Chair. She facilitates the theatrical performances including preparing the singers and directing the spring musical pit band. She performs widely in the tri-state area as a mezzo-soprano soloist and choral singer. She has had the honor of performing at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center many times, has performed on stage with The Rolling Stones and can be heard on several professional recordings including the Grammy nominated performance of "Fire in My Mouth" by Pulitzer Prize winning composer, Julia Wolfe. Mrs. Byrne's goal for the W+H music students is to develop a life-long love of music, encouraging musical enjoyment and participation long after the students leave the school.