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Dwight Brown's Profile

Name:

Dwight Brown

JH Science Teacher

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Contact Info:

Work Phone:

830-719-9648

Cell Phone:

830-719-9648

Class Room Number:

T 102

About Me

Educational History:

Diploma, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen, Michigan 1978

BM, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY 1982

Degrees and Certifications:

Diploma, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen, MI

B.M. Ithaca College 1982

Music all level – Texas

Science Grades 4-8- Texas

 

Current Position:

This August starts my thirty-sixth year of teaching!  I have taught Science here in Comstock for the last six years and I was a school orchestra director and string instrument teacher for twenty nine years before that.  I am a 1978 Graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen, MI, and a 1982 Graduate with a BM in Music education from Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY.

Previous Position:

2013-Present, Science and Fine Arts Comstock ISD

1982-2011, Orchestra Director and Instructor of String Instruments San Felipe Del Rio CISD, Del Rio, TX

Family Information:

Married to Patricia Brown since 1985

I have two children, Allison, an assistant principal in Del Rio, TX and Philip, a Staff Engineer at Tesla Motors in Austin, TX

My wife and I have four grandchildren 23, 17, 3, and 1

 We have two cats and two dogs

Personal Information:

I collect cameras including Leica, Nikon, Hasselblad, Rolleiflex, Canon, Graflex, Minox, Zeiss Ikon, Kodak, Linhof, and Many Others

I am a private violin and viola teacher with a strong interest in Violins and Violas and their bows.

I like to fly all kinds of kites and rockets.

I collect violins and violas and their bows.

I have sponsored scholarships for young violin makers through the Violin Society of America and Oberlin College summer institutes.

I have a particular interest in the cornerless violin by Antonio Stradivari known as the “Chanot-Chardon, ex-Bell”.  I have comissioned a violin and a viola based on this instrument.

I am at least a fourth generation teacher.

Dwight Brown

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Contact Dwight Brown

Classroom Number:
T 102
School Phone:
830-719-9648
Cell Phone:
830-719-9648