Marga Gargantiel

Director, Kinder Chorus

Passionately dedicated to music education for children, Marga Gargantiel lends her expertise as a music educator with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education cum laude from the highly selective and well-regarded University of the Philippines College of Music. Marga is endowed certifications in the Kodaly approach in teaching music under the tutelage of Hungarian master teachers Reka Csernyik and Dr. Laszlo Norbert Nemes, director of the International Kodaly Institute.

In 2013, the Singapore Ministry of Education commissioned Marga over the next two years to make an indelible impact in the music education of Singapore's youth as an education officer where she taught music to students from first through sixth grades.

Marga earned a master’s degree in education and a California teaching credential in 2019. Since then, she has graced young and aspiring music students at the Capistrano Unified School District as an elementary music teacher. She is also currently the choir director at St. Cecilia’s church in Tustin.

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