Dallas, TX, 75220
Subjects Taught Violin, Music Performance, Fiddle, Viola
I am a retired orchestra teacher. My experience of 27 years was spent in the Dallas ISD. For 20 of those years I was involved with elementary aged students. Beginning students is my specialty. Gettting those first positions and practice habits is my focus. I have worked with the more advanced student and am able to coach the student into higher playing capabilities. I started with music at the age of 6 singing in church. Then at 10 piano was added to the mix. When I was able to take class in school, I started violin. I continued to sing in choir at church and orchestra at school. When the time came to decide for college it was most definitely violin that I would concentrate. My parents were not able to do more than occassionally assist in monetary contributions so I worked two jobs and carried a full load of college hours. I have a Bachelor of Music and a Master of Music Education from University of North Texas in Denton. When I graduated there were not that many openings...