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Music educator

Melinda Farrar Russell, music educator. Member of National Education Association, Frederick County Education Association, Virginia Education Association, Music Education National Conference, Virginia Music Educators Association.

Background

Russell, Melinda Farrar was born on October 30, 1954 in Arlington, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Wallace and Kathryn Farrar.

Education

Bachelor of Music in Education, Shenandoah Conservatory Music, Winchester, Virginia, 1976. Master of Music in Education, Shenandoah University, Winchester, Virginia, 1994.

Career

Teacher music Page County Public Schools, Luray, Virginia, 1979—1983. Youth choir director Front Royal United Methodist Church, 1983—1987. Director music and choral Rappahannock County Public Schools, Sperryville, 1990—1996, Frederick County Public Schools, Winchester, since 1996.

Dir handbell First United Methodist Church, since 2001.

Membership

Member of National Education Association, Frederick County Education Association, Virginia Education Association, Music Education National Conference, Virginia Music Educators Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening.

Connections

Married John Wallace Russell Junior, July 9, 1977. Children: John, Charles, Elizabeth.

father:
Wallace Farrar

mother:
Kathryn Farrar

spouse:
John Wallace Russell Junior

children:
John Russell

Charles Russell

Elizabeth Russell