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Matthew Bufis

Matthew P. Bufis was appointed Director of Bands at Westmont High School in May of 2008. A native of New Jersey, he holds a Bachelor's of Music in Music Education degree from Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York and a Master's in Music Education degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Since his appointment in 2008, the Westmont Symphonic Band has been accepted to perform at the prestigious University of Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival each year and the Jazz Ensemble has consistently garnered superior ratings at major regional festivals. The program has rehearsed and performed under dozens of guest conductors from major universities and high achieving high schools, and has performed with numerous acclaimed musicians in the concert and jazz mediums. Mr. Bufis is also responsible for revising the 5-12 instrumental music curriculum, and designing and implementing the Guitar 1, Guitar 2, and Electronic Music curricula at Westmont High School.

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  1. Kathy says:

    You will be missed greatly!

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