Donald DeWitt is a new member of the Community Music Program faculty. He has been on the faculties of the Port Washington (NY) and Palmyra-Macedon school districts, the Blue Lakes Fine Arts Camp (Wisconsin), and is currently a faculty member at Finger Lakes Community College. Don has an active background in conducting, with the Finger Lakes Symphony Orchestra, the Indianapolis Ballet Company, a variety of Area All-State bands, and many Junior and Senior High School Festival bands and orchestras. He has been a very active adjudicator for the New York State School Music Association for over thirty years. As clarinetist and saxophonist, Don has performed with the West Point Band, the Long Island Symphony, the New York City Parks Band, and various Broadway shows. He was awarded degrees from SUNY Potsdam and Columbia University; his teachers have included Robert Willaman, David Weber, Arthur Christman and Jimmy Abato.