Berkeley Unified Music Department

Berkeley Unified Music Department (2018-19)

Teacher Scholars

Nancy Boyles, Roland Brown, Moises Chavez, Jan Davis, Mary Dougherty, Peter Gidlund, Olesia Gordynsky, M Hammond, JJ Hansen, Shannon Houston, Carlotta Jacobs, Merlyn Katechis, Aimee Lubalin, Georgia Martin, Alison Sawyer, Steffanie Schaeffer, Henry Viets, Karen Wells, Melissa Williams, Sarah Cline


Peter Gidlund

Teacher Leaders

Mary Dougherty, Aimee Lubalin, Alison Sawyer

School Focus

In its sixth year of partnership, Berkeley Unified Music Department is focused on engaging all students, particularly students of color, to successfully learn to play an instrument and raise the percentage of students of color who pursue a musical education beyond the elementary years.