Dara Adams-Smith - Brass, Woodwinds, Drums, Percussion, Audio Recording
Dara Adams-Smith has been a free-lance trumpeter and a band director in the pioneer valley for twenty years. She is the director of bands and music technology at Hampshire Regional Middle and High School in Westhampton, and she has just completed her second year as the 4th-6th grade band director at the William E. Norris School in Southampton. She teaches digital audio recording applications such as Logic Pro X, very beginner piano, beginning woodwinds, brass, drum set, and mallet percussion, with extensive experience teaching beginning through advanced trumpet students. She holds a BM in Performance / Music Production & Engineering from Berklee College of Music and a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Music Education from the University of New Hampshire.