New York GIML

Supporting the study, support, and growth of Music Learning Theory throughout the state of New York

New York Events

Saturday, October 23rd, 1:00 – 2:30 PM Eastern Time This webinar gives an introduction to Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy (CSP) and how to incorporate it into the music classroom.Attendees will gain examples of how to partner with families and intertwine social identities with musical skills. The presentation will include a Guatemalan musical game, a basic merengue pattern, …continue reading

New York Resources

MLT style Early Childhood Classes in New York

MusicPlay at University at Buffalo

Past NY-GIML  Events

Archived Livestream of A Midnight Bicycle Ride: A closer look at discrimination and inference learning with Kim Kane at Buffalo State College, Fall 2019

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New York Officers

Portrait of Linse Sullivan smiling and wearing a shirt saying "lift every voice"


Ashley Moss Fox

President (January 2021)

Portrait of Linse Sullivan smiling and wearing a shirt saying "lift every voice"

Linse is an elementary music teacher now in Oregon. As a child, she wanted to be a singer-geologist. In addition to supporting the NY and new California chapter, she serves on the Race and Social Justice Working Group for GIML. 

Linse Sullivan



Marcy Bacon



Holley Haines



Meaghan Bell

Representative member

Terry Bacon smiling in a school photo with a gray background. He is wearing a blue and white checkered button-up shirt.

Terry is an elementary general and instrumental music teacher in Chili, NY. He is the founding president of NY-GIML and has continued to serve the chapter as an advisor. He is also GIML Faculty and a member of the GIML Media and Communications Commission.

Terry Bacon

Chapter advisor and founding member