MEET THE TEACHER VIDEO
Madison Orchestra Classes
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Classes (Links in Google Classroom)
Orchestra Chamber Period 1: 10:00am-11:00am
Orchestra Philharmonic Period 2A: 11:50am-12:50pm
Orchestra Concert Period 3; 1:15pm-2:15pm
AP Music Theory Period 4; 2:25pm-3:25pm
Tuesday/Thursday Classes (Links in Google Classroom)
Orchestra Sinfonia Period 6A: 12:20pm-1:50pm
Orchestra Concertino Period 7: 1:55pm-3:25pm
Monday and Friday Mornings
8am-9am (See Google Classroom for link)
Monday and Friday Afternoon
3:30pm-4:30pm (See Google Classroom for link)
Online Orchestra Classes begin on August 17th.
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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
More specific dates for each orchestra can be found in the Handbook on CHARMS or on the calendar tab of this website.
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