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MAP -  We will be starting our day at the Casa del Prado Theatre.

Albert Jeung

Aliso Niguel High School
Orchestra Teacher
Albert Jeung is the Director of Orchestras at Aliso Niguel High School, Aliso Viejo, CA in the Capistrano Unified School District. The school possesses one of the largest and most extensive high school orchestra programs in the state of California consisting of five string orchestras and three full orchestras with over 300 participants. He is currently the President of the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association that serves 1100 music educators in all levels of teaching. He possesses a Bachelor’s and a Master’s of Music Degrees from California State University, Long Beach, with graduate work from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.

He has taught string method courses at California State University, Long Beach, and is a former orchestra director at Santa Ana College, CA. He has conducted youth orchestra concerts in the countries of China, England, Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland, and Australia and in famous venues that include Carnegie Hall, the Dolby Theatre ( formerly Kodak Theatre), and the Sydney Opera House. He has been a guest clinician at many music education state and regional conferences, and has conducted numerous honor orchestras in CA including: the CODA High School Honors String Orchestra, the All-Southern Middle School Full and String Orchestras, the Central Coast High School and Middle School Orchestras, the San Bernardino County High School and Middle School Orchestras, the Kern County High School and Middle School Orchestras, and the Tulare/Kings County High School Orchestra. He has also conducted honor orchestras in the following CA school districts: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Irvine, Santa Ana, Yorba Linda/Placentia, Sweetwater Union, Capistrano, San Diego, Bakersfield, and in the states of Colorado, Hawaii, Utah, and Nevada.

His many awards include: “Arts Educator of the Year for Secondary Instrumental Music” for Orange County, CA (2006, 2013), the CA Music Education Association “Orchestra Educator of the Year,”( 2011), a state PTSA Honorary Service Award ( 2012), and the “Honorary Life Member Award” by the Southern CA School Band and Orchestra Association for a lifetime achievement in music education ( 2014).

This past year was a busy one for him as he conducted the All-State CA String Orchestra at U.C. Davis, the Long Beach Unified School District High School Honor Orchestra, The San Diego Unified School District High School Honor Orchestra, and the Bakersfield City Schools Honor Orchestra. He was also a featured orchestra session presenter at the CA All-State Music Education Conference in San Jose and last summer was a headliner presenter at the Nevada State Music Educator’s Retreat in Lake Tahoe.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 12

10:15am PDT