Welcome to Mr. DeFiglia's String Department and AP Music Theory Home Page
**** Alert: 8/22/23 Please check your Canvas Course page for assignments regarding Weaver Strings and AP Music Theory during the school year!
I have been teaching at Weaver Academy since the fall of 2004, the first year of the orchestral strings program at the school. Please see my bio under AP Music Theory Content.
As a member of the performing and visual arts (PVA) faculty at Weaver I've taught the following courses:
* Orchestral Strings
* Basic Musicianship
* Music History
* Jazz Performance
* AP Music Theory
My schedule for the 2023-2024 Fall Semester is listed below:
1st Block (9:15-10:45AM) - Strings
2nd Block (10:50AM-12:20PM) - Planning
3rd Block (1:10-2:40PM) - Honors Music Theory (fall), AP Music Theory (spring)
4th Block (2:45-4:15PM) - Honors Music Theory (fall), AP Music Theory (spring)
Please congratulate Weaver senior Keira Lee on her selection to play in the North Carolina Honors Orchestra. The clinic will take place the weekend of November 3rd through 5th culminating in a performance at Stevens Center in downtown Winston-Salem on Sunday, November 5th at 4:30PM. The NCHO concert is free and open to the public and is always fantastic so come out and show your support!