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Joseph Ford


Vocal and General Music, prek-5
Instrumental Music, 4-5

Certification in Music, k-12, and Teaching Students with Disabilities, 1-6

BM in Music Education, University of the Pacific
MM in Music Performance, Saxophone, Ithaca College
MSEd in Teaching Students with Disabilities, SUNY Cortland
Additional graduate study in Music History and English to Speakers of Other Languages

Previous teaching positions include instrumental and vocal music with OCM BOCES, Cortland City Schools, and Manteca (CA) School District, and special education with Ithaca City Schools. Other work experience includes freelance performing on saxophone and piano, choral conducting, and private instruction in woodwinds and jazz improvisation.

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. -- Chinese Proverb

Nonsense! You're only saying never because no one ever has! -- From The Princess Bride