1928 E. Calle De Caballow
Tempe, AZ 85284-2507
Member-at-Large, Beth Gilbert Email
, a 25-year veteran string teacher, has taught in the
School District since 1983. She earned a master's degree in music education from the
Arizona in 1981.
An active music educator, Gilbert has served as secretary and president of Arizona ASTA, as well as vice president of the Arizona Band and Orchestra Directors Association.
For ASTA, she served on the planning committee for the 2005 National Orchestra Festival.
In the past, she has served on the Committee on School Orchestras, the Special Project Grants committee, the 1998 National Conference planning committee, and the School Task Force.
co-authored Getting Started with Strolling Strings. Gilbert received the O.M. Hartsell Excellence in Teaching Award from the Arizona Music Educators Association
orchestra and strolling string groups have performed at numerous AMEA conventions as well as at several national MENC conferences.