The Orchestra Program at Austin Academy is a great place for kids pursuing an Orchestra Career, or just a musical background. The Orchestras at Austin Academy have taken home countless medals, trophies, and plaques.
There are four orchestras at Austin Academy; Honors, Philharmonic, Intermediate, and Beginning. We are very proud of them all.
Jane Samford earned a Bachelor of Music Education from
After marrying Brent Samford in June 2004, Mrs. Samford returned to the orchestra classroom at
Sara Howell began her Cello studies with Jean Schneider Goberman at the age of seven. In addition to her private studies, Ms. Howell attended the School for Strings and later The Juilliard School Pre-College Division.
Ms. Howell moved to
1. To achieve excellence in musical performance for all students
2. To uphold the highest standards of musical education
3. To create life long learners and lovers of music