Q&A with Past TYMC Student: Joanna L. Amphayvong

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What you do…
I am teaching violin and orchestra for 4th-8th grade students at Grijalva Elementary, Tully Magnet Elementary, and Mary Belle McCorkle Academy of Excellence K-8.
I am a graduate of Music Education at the Fred Fox School of Music (FFSOM) at the University of Arizona.

Musical interests…

My musical interest is classical music, playing the violin, and teaching.

Musical accomplishments…

I will have my Bachelor’s of Music Education at the end of Spring 2018. I have been on the Dean’s List since freshman year, as well as my scholarship from the FFSOM.

Update on your current life…

I am a violinist in the Arizona Symphony Orchestra on campus. I am working a job on campus, and am a student lead for that job. I also teach a general music class at a small private Christian school.

Goals for the future…
My plans for the future are to join an ensemble and get my Master’s in violin performance.

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