Palo Duro High School Orchestra places major emphasis on the continued development of instrument technique and a high standard of music performance. Our members present seasonal concerts, community service projects, ceremonial functions, as well as participate in the Amarillo Symphony Youth Orchestra, and Texas Music Educators’ Association and University Interscholastic League competitions. Our orchestra students are comprised primarily of musicians from William B. Travis Middle School and Horace Mann Middle School.
Lindsay T. Shupp, Palo Duro High School Orchestra Director
Bachelor of Music Education, West Texas A&M University, 2010 Violin
Joe Babcock, Palo Duro High School Orchestra Cluster Assistant
Bachelor of Music, Southern Methodist University, 1979 Trumpet
Mann Middle School: Esther Lim Williams
Travis Middle School: Matt Arambula