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Dr. Luis Palacios
Director of Instrumental Music

Luis Palacios

Office: F-8
(620) 792-9396

B.M.E. University of North Florida
B.M. University of North Florida 
M.M. George Mason University
D.M.A. George Mason University

Classes: Introduction to Music, Wind Ensemble, Prairie Winds Community Band, Jazz Ensemble, Pep Band, Harmony III & IV, Aural Skills III & IV, Jazz Improvisation, Applied Music - Instrumental

Karole Erikson
Keyboard and Organ

Karole Erikson

Office F-156
(620) 792-9384
Karole's Piano Blog 

B.M. The University of Kansas
M.L.S., Fort Hays State University

Classes: Introduction to Music, Class Piano, Adult Piano, Applied Piano, Organ, 



Vern Fryberger



Office: F-2
(620) 792-9395 

B.M.E. Fort Hays State University

M.M.E. Fort Hays State University


Classes: Introduction to Music (BartOnline & EDUKAN), Concert Choir, Class Voice, Hilltop Singers 



Colvin Hoosier
Adjunct: Percussion