Posts about Music

May 9, 2022

Meet the Teacher: Ms. Zhang, Music SET

Rita Zhang violin

We are very excited to announce another fantastic Subject Expert Teacher to our team at BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Lower School! Ms. Rita Zhang will be joining our teaching faculty for the 2022-2023 school year as a Music Subject Expert Teacher.

Ms. Zhang has 25 years of musical experience in and out of the classroom. She is a composer, choreographer, performer, and passionate teacher of all things music. 

Our Head of School, Ms. Brooklynn Titus, spoke with Ms. Zhang and is excited to help all our new families get to know her!

Congratulations, on being a founding faculty member at BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Lower School! What are you most looking forward to in this new position?

I am super excited to become a founding faculty member at BISV! I can't wait to start my new journey at the lower school. I am looking forward to embracing the challenges and possibilities of this new campus and I hope to use my musical skills as well as my teaching skills to bring even more innovations to the BASIS Curriculum and more fun to the music lessons there.

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November 8, 2016

Lunchtime Listening Hour Performances

Lunchtime Listening Hour, hosted by teachers Aaron Wolf and Jay Jordana, is a time where we can enjoy a moment together with our students and share some of the many musical talents within our community.  Students are excited to perform, as well as to simply hang out together and listen to their peers perform over lunch.  Please come on by to the next performance if you can!

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