Having a Doctoral of Musical Arts Degree, Dr. Beth S. currently teaches AP Music Theory for Georgia Virtual School and she is also the AP Music Theory Curriculum Writer and Subject Matter Expert for the University System of California. Before her current positions, she was the Director of Bands, for ten years, at Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU) in Marietta, Georgia, and received the Outstanding Faculty Award in 2011, and named Governor?s Teaching Fellow in 2012. Dr. S. earned a B... [more]
I wrote AP Music Theory Curriculum for State of California. I teach online AP Music Theory for an online school.
I have extensive conservatory education in music theory and ear training skills classes. I use ear training everyday in horn lessons and performing. I teach ear training online at gavirtual school AP Music Theory courses.
I taught general music 20 years. I taught AP Music Theory, music history, music appreciation, and directed band/ensembles and music education courses, etc.
I have an extensive piano performance background. I took private piano lessons until the age of 13 and taught private and group piano lessons for ten years.
I have a Master's Degree in Horn Performance. I played trumpet in jazz band and taught private trumpet lessons. I am comfortable teaching beginner to intermediate students.
I have a Master of Music in Horn Performance. I was the Director of Bands at SPSU for 10 years and a Guest Conductor and Performer with the Peachtree Wind Ensemble. I provide private lessons and group horn sectionals for local schools.