Overview of Program
General Music programs at the secondary school level in Dallas ISD provide students with a well-rounded overview of musical concepts, history, and genres. Students participate in music appreciation, learn basic music theory and musicianship, and even have opportunities to participate in actual performances. These classes provide students with foundational skills that often lead to continued studies in other more advanced musical classes.
Preparing students for college, careers, and a lifetime of music making.
- Dallas Symphony Orchestra
- AT&T Performing Art Center
- Women’s Chorus of Dallas
- The Black Academy of Arts & Letters
- Southern Methodist University
Music Production I & II / Music Business I & II / Music & Media Communications I & II /Molina High SchoolRudy Barrientos, InstructorThomas Jefferson High SchoolDamien Dimas, InstructorAtwell Middle SchoolStevon Harris, Instructor
PianoDallas ISD offers piano throughout the district in elementary, middle and high schools. The following schools currently offer piano courses.Lanier Elementary Vanguard Arts AcademyDealey MontessoriStone MontessoriGreiner Exploratory Arts Academy Middle SchoolO. W. Holmes Middle SchoolBooker T Washington HSPVACarter High SchoolSamuel High SchoolPiano Workshop @ GreinerGreiner MS & Harry Stone MontessoriNancy Shotts & Lesya Staley, Instructors