Welcome to Music (Instrumental, Choir, Production & Appreciation) ! In these classes, you will have the opportunity to build on your skills, creativity and overall musicality. This class is geared towards learning musical concepts in compositional and creative ways. In order to make this year successful, there are rules and procedures to be followed that will ensure that our classroom environment is safe, respectful, and fun!
I am a graduate of the John J. Cali School of Music at Montclair State University where I earned my bachelor’s degree in Music Education. I am an active member of Montclair State’s NAFME chapter and co-founded the John J. Cali School of Music experimental ensemble, ContempAve. I am well versed in many musical styles such as Rock, Blues, Jazz and Experimental. I am also an active freelance and touring musician that has traveled and performed around the country. I have also performed with the Montclair State University’s Chorale for four years and have performed at the NJPAC with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. As an educator, I offer methods that are geared towards teaching musical concepts in compositional and creative ways. I strives to fulfill the unique goals of every student and cater to what they are looking for in their musical journey and in life.
For information regarding assignments please refer to Powerschool: https://uachs.powerschool.com/public/home.html
Any questions of concerns you can reach me here: PDiamantis-UACHS@njcu.edu