• Contact Mrs. Saul
    ssaul@methacton.org 
    It is easiest to reach me by email because I teach throughout the day.  I do check my email periodically throughout the day.
     
    ssaul@methacton.org
    610-489-5000 x31166
     
    Teaching Experience
    *Taught in public and private schools for 29 years, the last 17 of which have been in Methacton School District.
    *Arranged many pieces of music for the String Jamboree, the district-wide orchestra concert for grades 4-12.
    *Taught private lessons for 36 years; private students have gone on to attend West Chester University, Manhattan School of Music,  
      Moravian College, Stonybrook University and Julliard School of Music.  Mrs. Saul's private students have also attended District,
      Regional and State Orchestra festivals.
    *Have also taught general music, choir, orchestra and music theory at elementary, middle and high school levels
    *Coached chamber ensembles
    *Sponsored Sign Language Club 
     
    Education
    *Received Master of Arts degree in Viola Performance from Temple University, Esther Boyer College of Music
    *Received Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from Temple University, Esther Boyer College of Music
    *Received Suzuki Training in Levels 1A through 3 from Moravian College, Ithaca University, and University of Wisconsin,
      Stevens Point.
    *Received Certification in Music Learning Theory- Instrumental Track from the Gordon Institute for Music Learning.
    *Achieved 30 Graduate Credits in Education from Gratz College 
     
    Performance Experience
    *Member of "The Wire Choir," the Methacton Faculty String Ensemble
    *Performed with Allentown Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of the late William Smith, former Assistant Conductor
      of the Philadelphia Orchestra
    *Performed with Temple University Symphony Orchestra, Principal Viola, under the direction of Luis Biava, former Principal
      Second Violinist with the Philadelphia Orchestra
    *Performed with Philadelphia Youth Orchestra and toured Australia, England, Scotland, Wales, China and Hong Kong
    *Free-lance violist in the Greater Philadelphia area since 1979
    *While in high school, placed third in a competition to solo with the Philadelphia Orchestra
     
    Mrs. Saul's "Faves"...
    *Vacation spot...Disney
    *Hobby...Scrapbooking
    *Sport...Baseball
    *Pastime...Cooking/reading