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Music educator , fine arts coordinator

Dwayne Andre Buggs, fine arts coordinator, music educator. Certified Lifetime K-12 Vocal Music Missouri Department Elementary and Secondary Education, 1977, Louisiana State Board Education, 1975.

Background

Buggs, Dwayne Andre was born on September 24, 1954 in Springhill, Louisiana, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, 1975. Master of Music, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1977.

Career

Vocal music educator Normandy School District, St. Louis, since 1977, k-12 coordinator fine arts, since 1995. Music director St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church, St. Louis, 1977—2002. Choral director Normandy Senior High School, St. Louis, 1985—1995.

Organist Cote Brilliante Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, since 2003. Adjunct professor music University Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Certified Lifetime K-12 Vocal Music Missouri Department Elementary and Secondary Education, 1977, Louisiana State Board Education, 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director: (mshsaa choral, solo and ensemble festiva) Choral and Vocal Competitions (Honor I - Superior Rating, 1995).

Membership

Vice-chair St. Louis Legend Singers Board of Directors, St. Louis, 2003—2005. Artist-in-training co-chair Opera Theatre St. Louis Guild Board, 2000—2005. Advisory board member E. Desmond Lee Fine Arts Collaborative, 1999—2005.

Program committee member Young Audiences, Inc., 2003—2005. Member of National Educators Association, Urban Music Leadership Conference, National Association Negro Musicians, National Art Educators Association, Association Theatre Arts Education, American Choral Directors Association, Music Educators National Conference (associate), Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (life).

Connections

Son of Faye Evelyn (Thomas) and Overton Joe Buggs.

father:
Faye Evelyn Buggs