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DAVID TOURNOUX

3569 OARLOCK CT • HILLIARD, OHIO 43026
PHONE (614)563-0862 • E-MAIL DAVID@DAVESTRUMPET.COM
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EDUCATION
- Bachelor’s Degree in Music from Capital University
- Certified to teach Music (grades K-12) in Ohio and Illinois
- Completed Elementary School (Columbus Public), Middle School (Pickerington City School District) and High School (Dublin City School District) Field Experiences logging over thirty hours at each placement

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Music Teacher: Park Manor Elementary School (Chicago Public Schools) August 2008 - Present

- Teach General Music classes to the entire student body
- Directing a newly formed Choir
- Beginning the process of acquiring funding for instruments to begin a Park Manor Mustangs band.
- Participating in TAP (Teacher Acheivement Program)
-Teaching after school with the Orion's Mind program
- Taking it all in and loving my first year in a very rewarding career!

Student Teaching: Whitehall City Schools (Whitehall, Ohio Spring 08)
Band Experience

- Directed and ran sectionals with 5th grade and high school Concert Bands
-Helped Whitehall bands at middle and high school Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) adjudicated events
- Helped to plan, prepare and conduct on the city wide concert
- Had the opportunity to plan and run all rehearsals with the 6th grade band
General Music Experience
- Created lesson plans, taught and assessed the class work for 7th grade General Music at Rosemore Middle School
- Created interactive presentations, packets, and quizzes using Microsoft Power Point Presentations, I-Tunes and technology both available from the school and provided by myself.

INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES
-Volunteered as the Sr. High Choir Director at St. Peter Church in Worthington, Ohio
- Participated in Capital University Ensembles including: Brass Quintet, Trumpet Choir, Wind Symphony, Brass Choir
- Designed and currently maintain www.barryekopetz.com with Dr. Barry E. Kopetz
- Vice President of the Epsilon Phi Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (2006-2007)
- Assistant Fraternity Education Officer in the Epsilon Phi Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (2004-2005)
- Participate in community theater, choirs, orchestras and bands

RELEVANT SKILLS
- Experience working with several student ensembles
- Experience leading private lessons on trumpet
- Taken classes in conducting
- Proficient in: Microsoft Office; including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook; Dream Weaver, HTML