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...Bill StaebellBill Staebell has been teaching music at the Iroquois schools since 1983, where he conducts five orchestras and coaches numerous chamber groups.He is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music; he studied Jazz studies and contemporary media/music education, and received his Masters Degree from Fredonia College.Bill is currently conductor of the Southtowns Youth Orchestra, and has also conducted Orchard Park Symphony, Erie County Festival groups and various All State and County Orchestras throughout New York State.
As a classical bassist, he
has performed with major symphony orchestras, including the Buffalo Philharmonic
, Rochester Philharmonic, New Mexico Symphony, Kansas City Symphony, Phoenix Symphony, National Symphony of Canada
in Ottawa, Gulf Coast Symphony,Florida, and the Boston Pops Orchestra.In demand as a Jazz bass player, he
has recorded on Motown Records with Bobby Militello, on Chrysalis Records with the group "Auracle
" and performs with many local artists such as Sal Andolina, Mary Stahl, Rick Strauss and Carla Valenti.Bill
resides in Orchard Park
wife and three children.