Joseph and Joy Howell are violin obsessed. We offer private instruction on violin, viola, and cello. as well as stringed instrument repair and restoration.
Joseph Howell began his musical odyssey in an after school program in the Houston ISD as a fourth grade student. He fell in love with the violin and has never put it down. He studied privately with Zay Sevier, Albert Muenzer, and David Chausow. Joseph Howell met his wife, violinist Joy Howell when they were both members of the Houston All-City Orchestra in junior high school. They married in 1972 while both were music students at Sam Houston State University. He holds a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance degree from Sam Houston State University. Mr. Howell was concertmaster of the SHSU Orchestra from 1970- 1977, and served as second violinist in the original SHSU Faculty String Quartet. His professional career has included violin performances in The Houston Symphony Orchestra, The Houston Ballet Orchestra, The Houston Grand Opera Orchestra, The Brazos County Symphony, The Conroe Symphony Orchestra, and The Woodlands United Methodist Church Sanctuary Orchestra. Joseph and Joy Howell recently retired from the Conroe ISD, where they taught orchestra together for 10 years. Howell has taught at all levels and has been at Grangerland Intermediate School the past ten years. He taught master classes at area schools, including Caney Creek High School and Moorhead Junior High School. Howell began the Grangerland Summer Orchestra Camp in 2000. He also does string instrument restoration and repair. He and Mrs. Howell maintain a busy private lesson studio, teaching both violin and viola. Together, they directed the Conroe Symphony Junior Orchestra from 2003-2005. Mrs. Howell is Principal Second Violinist in the Conroe Symphony, and served as Principal Second Violinist in The Woodlands United Methodist Church Sanctuary Orchestra. and Mrs. Howell and their daughter, Jennifer, perform professionally as the Howell Trio.
Joseph & Joy Howell provide private violin, viola, & cello lessons & stringed instrument repair & restoration. Sales when available.
Operating as usual
Solid advice. 🤔😉👍🏻
We don’t know who wrote this, but it’s so true!! 👍🏻😎❤️
A single violin has never received so much attention before.
Big thanks to maestro Christoph Eschenbach (who totally practiced for months for this) and violinist Josef Špaček for helping me out with this one!
- At the Czech Philharmonic in Prague
Itzhak Perlman plays "Ode to Joy". "Ode to Joy" is best known for its use by Ludwig van Beethoven in the final (fourth) movement of his Ninth Symphony, completed in 1824.
TWHS Orchestra wishes everyone a festive start to their Holiday Season. Plese enjoy Chamber Orchestra performing Patores a Belén arranged for Strings by Leroy Anderson. Also stayed tuned for our full Holiday Mosiac Concert Recording coming to Facebook next week.
The Violin Channel
Slim Gaillard combines virtuoso technique and humor. He starts with Debussy's Clair de Lune. The Steve Allen Show in 1962
:::::: Los 12 Cellistas : Astor Piazzolla - Libertango ::::::
Los 12 Cellistas de la Filarmónica de Berlín forman parte de una de las instituciones musicales más prestigiosas del mundo. Hoy ocupan una posición sobresaliente y singular a nivel internacional, sea interpretando música clásica, jazz, tango u obras de vanguardia.
Disfruta este maravilloso vídeo, una interpretación que puede emocionarte hasta las lagrimas.
Disfruta en Selecta el concierto completo: http://bit.ly/2aPw1nI
Yo-Yo Ma and #SilkRoadEnsemble alumna Gulnara Mashurova prepare "The Swan" by Camille Saint-Saëns for last night's encore with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.
The Nutcracker dance you've NEVER seen before!
in memory ALFREDO KRAUS nato a Las Palmas il 24 novembre 1927
in questo bel duetto da: "I Pescatori di Perle" di Bizet
"Au fond du temple saint"
Begin with Yes
Heh. (Thanks Matthew Wilson).
My rendition of "Amazing Grace"
QUOTATION of the week! Have a wonderful week friends! (MusicTeacherResources)
Karen Carpenter pwning drums. #kc
smithsonianmag.com A musical rite of the holiday season, the Baroque-era oratorio still awes listeners 250 years after the composer's death
AC/DC - Highway to Hell ⚡️
Like you've never heard it before!
The Student Music Organizer
A musical smile for Tuesday.....thanks to Ontario Music Festivals Association for sharing.....
Members of the studo of Yizhak Schotten class of 2018 perform an original arrangement of the Hindemith Sonata op. 25 no. 1 mvt. 4 for eight Violas, double bass and percussion.
Get the Orchestral Excerpts for Viola, with written and spoken commentary
Various (Performer), Yizhak Schotten (Performer) here: https://amzn.to/2ISnF5q
Thanks to Yizhak Schotten YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChMzXPrYL-xEC0G3LUbQUSQ/featured
Brevard Community Band
This was shared in our MU Group yesterday and we just had to pass it on!! So what chord is he playing??! 🤔😂🤣🎶🎶🎶🎶
youtube.com Gisele MacKenzie and Jack Benny formed an instant mutual admiration society in the early 1950's as he assisted her in landing a starring role on the hit tele...
Best 'wishes' for the election!
Best 'wishes' for the election!
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Share if you practice these two together
My doublebass can beat your cello.
QUOTE of the WEEK
Enjoy your week and take time to listen to some relaxing music! (MusicTeacherResources)
(MusicTeacherResources - for quality, ready-to-go resources for the music classroom check out the MusicTeacherResources FB page now)
10-week dental assisting course, held on Saturdays. You'll get the hands-on training and dental skills you need to succeed in the dental field.
Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA) group of believers in Conroe, Texas!
At Sherry’s Piano Studio, students are taught to love music and experience the joy it brings to their lives!
Firm Foundations is a faith based music studio that seeks to provide beginner music instruction in voice, guitar and piano.
The Lone Star College-Montgomery Music Department prepares students for careers in music through an intensive two-year field of study in theory, ear training, music history, keyboard skills and private performance lessons.
This page is dedicated to sharing service-learning opportunities for students, faculty, and staff
Our Gardening Classes will fill up fast! I am a Texas Master Gardener with family land. We have many animals, beautiful gardens, & a five story treehouse.
Welcome to City of Conroe Dance! Here you can find current information on all things pertaining to our dance program. We look forward to seeing you!!
Promotion of the Conroe FFA and events
The LSC-Montgomery Office of Student Life promotes student success by engaging students in a variety of opportunities that support their cultural, social, intellectual, and physical development while enhancing their overall college experience.
Players compete, two per district until there is one lone victor remaining or two originating from the same district.