SIERRA SWETS - VIOLIN
Sierra began her music education at the age of three with the Suzuki method.
She is certified through the Suzuki Association of America as a professional teacher.
Sierra is currently studying music at Valparaiso University.
JOE VACARO - WOODWINDS & BRASS
Joe holds a Bachelors degree of arts in Music Education from Defiance College, and a
Masters of Education from Indiana University. He taught for 34 years in the classroom
as a band director, and has continued teaching private lessons. Joe’s students excel
at solo and ensemble competitions, and many have been honorably selected to All-State
Band and Orchestra. Mr. Vacaro has taught every level from beginning elementary band
up to high school marching, concert, and jazz bands.