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Holly Herstad

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Faculty – Fine Arts

Phone:  512-649-5069



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


  • 30 years of musicianship!

  • Director of Bands at Veritas Academy

  • Private lessons

  • Band classes for McCarty Academy of Music, Christian Youth Band of Austin (CYBA)

  • Competency in flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, french horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, and percussion

  • Member of Austin Oaks since 2004

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"Loved the sweet spirit the band director displayed - I imagine she is a favorite of the students!"


"I loved Jingle Bells! Amazing that these students have only been playing since August!"


"Oh, we have French Horn tomorrow! Yippee!!!"

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