• SECONDARY MUSIC TEACHERS

 John Harrington

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John Harrington

Since 2008, Mr. Harrington has made his home in the Bay Area, raising a family while continuing to perform, record and teach music in OUSD at Redwood Heights Elementary School, Grass Valley Elementary School, and the OUSD Summer Jazz Camp. He has performed with Big O (OUSD Music Teacher Big Band) the SFJazz Monday Night Band, Stop Time, and Orbital Quintet. He has recently accepted the position of Director of Music at Oakland Technical High School 2020-2021. 


School: 
Oakland Technical High School

Mr. Harrington teaches Piano/Voice, Guitar, Mixed Orchestra Ensemble, and Advanced Jazz Band.

 Randy Porter

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in guitar performance and composition from U.C.L.A.

Randy Porter

Randy Porter grew up in Oakland, and has been an active performer for over 30 years. He has been a member of many bands, and performed on many recordings as well. His primary professional mission is to dedicate himself to teaching music in Oakland, and many of his students have gone on to perform to great acclaim.

School:
Roosevelt Middle School

Mr. Porter teaches band, orchestra, jazz band, guitar, rock band, and choir. In addition, Roosevelt has a comprehensive daily after school music program including chamber music, mariachi, jazz, and private and small group instruction from some of the most highly acclaimed teachers in the Bay area.

 

Last Modified on August 5, 2020