Michelle Castellano

As a public school music teacher in Torrington CT, Michelle directs 4th and 5th grade band and chorus and teaches general music classes. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Western Connecticut State University where she studied bassoon with Gina Cuffari of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Michelle currently resides in Northwestern CT where she enjoys teaching and performing on bassoon. She also frequently volunteers with her family fostering local shelter animals.