Ms. Taylor was hired by the Moon Area School District as the Elementary and High School Strings long-term substitute for Ms. Amanda Neville.
High School Orchestra Director
Elementary Orchestra Director
412-264-9440 ext 2154
Mrs. Amanda Neville completed her Bachelor of Science in Music Education degree from Duquesne University and was hired in 2010 as the string specialist for the Moon Area School District.
Prior to her appointment at Moon, Mrs. Neville was the Director of Orchestras at the Richland School District in Johnstown, PA where she taught strings in grades 5-12.
She is an active member in PADESTA (The Pennsylvania-Delaware String Teachers Association), ASTA (American String Teachers Association), PMEA (Pennsylvania Music Educators Association), and NAfME (National Association for Music Education).
has also maintained a private string studio for several years.
Currently, Mrs. Neville is completing her Masters in Music Education degree at Duquesne University.
As a violinist, Mrs. Neville has performed with several symphony orchestras including The Butler Symphony and The Wheeling Symphony and has performed solo recitals in both Wheeling and Pittsburgh.
has studied with Rachel Stegeman, Adjunct Professor of Violin at Duquesne University, the late Sidney Harth, former Director of Orchestras at Duquesne University, and Huei-Sheng Kao
, Assistant Concertmaster for the Pittsburgh Symphony.
spare time, Mrs. Neville
enjoys spending time with her
Yorkie, Izzy, and scrapbooking.