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December, 21, 2018
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM


Meeting Room W182


Jason Schayot

Jason Schayot

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Horn Pedagogy from Day One

Clinic Synopsis:

Day One clinics are intended to be short, content-rich, “nuts-and-bolts” presentations to assist instrumental music educators in starting students properly their instruments. These sessions will also be of great benefit for any teacher in need of a primer for a proven method of achieving success on a wind or percussion instrument.

Jason Schayot - Biographical Information

Jason Schayot is Fine Arts Coordinator and Director of Bands at L.V. Berkner High School in the Richardson ISD where his responsibilities include serving as the conductor of Symphonic Band I, coordinating the marching band and co-conducting the Berkner Symphony Orchestra.  Most recently, the Berkner Mighty Ram Band performed at the 2016 UIL State Marching Band Championship and the Symphony Orchestra performed at the 2016 Midwest Clinic in Chicago.Mr. Schayot is currently in his 21st year of teaching.  Before coming to Richardson in 2011, he served as Director of Bands at Georgetown High School in Georgetown, Texas.  Under Mr. Schayot’s leadership, Georgetown consistently received UIL Sweepstakes awards and advanced to the Area level in TMEA Honor Band competition.In addition to his work at the high school, Mr. Schayot also worked at the middle school level in Georgetown as Head Band Director at Forbes Middle School and Associate Band Director at Benold Middle School.  Before coming to Georgetown he was the Band Director at Giddings Middle School in Giddings, Texas, for three years. Mr. Schayot holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas.  He is a member of the Texas Music Educators Association, the Texas Bandmasters Association, Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society, Texas Music Adjudicators Association and Phi Beta Mu - Alpha Chapter.