WELCOME TO THE SPRING SEMESTER OF ORCHESTRA
(MEET THE TEACHER VIDEO)
***IMPORTANT**** Use the zoom links below to access the class on the 1st day of the Spring Semester. You will be required to login into launchpad/classlink to access the Spring zoom class. A new google classroom has also been created for the Spring Semester. The new code to the new classroom will be given on the 1st day of school through zoom. Email Mr. Bustos for the new google classroom code if you missed the first zoom class for the Spring Semester.
Madison Orchestra Classes (Classlink/Launchpad Sign in Required)
Asynchronous Learning Time 8:00am-8:50am (Daily)
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Classes (NEW Google Classroom codes will be issued on 1st Day of Class of Spring Semester)
Orchestra Chamber Period 1: 10:00am-11:00am (New 1st Period Link)
Orchestra Philharmonic Period 2A: 11:50am-12:50pm (New 2nd Period Zoom Link)
Orchestra Concert Period 3; 1:15pm-2:15pm (New 3rd Period Zoom Link)
AP Music Theory Period 4; 2:25pm-3:25pm (New 4th Period Zoom Link)
Tuesday/Thursday Classes (NEW Google Classroom codes will be issued on 1st Day of Class of Spring Semester)
Orchestra Sinfonia Period 6A: 12:20pm-1:50pm (New 6th Period Zoom Link)
Orchestra Concertino Period 7: 1:55pm-3:25pm (New 7th Period)
Asynchronous Learning Time 3:30pm-4:30pm (Daily)
Online Orchestra Classes begin on January 4th.
Do you need a school instrument or instrument locker? Click to complete this form. Instrument Locker and Rental Survey
Materials needed for online instruction:
2) Electronic Device such as a laptop, chromebook, desktop (w mic), or smartphone (smartphones may not always work with recordings.
3) Updated Chrome browser
4) Charms App on phone OR internet access to Charmsoffice.com
5) Headphones, mic, and video camera
About the Orchestra Director
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music Education All Level Instrumental Music
Mr. Don Bustos
Some facts about me: ♦ I have been teaching orchestra in the public schools for over 25 years.♦ My primary instrument is the cello; my secondary instrument is the piano. ♦ El Paso Symphony Cellist (91-2003)♦ Symphony of the Hills Cellist (current)♦ I graduated from the Baylor School of Music.♦ My family plays stringed instruments.♦ I visit my hometown of El Paso as often as possible.
This is the webpage for Orchestra and AP Music Theory