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Frank Poolos

frankpoolos.jpgInstructor of Woodwinds (Oboe)  


Poolos studied with the principal oboist of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra and played for many year as principal oboist with the Salisbury – Rowan Symphony Orchestra.  He has directed and performed in numerous pit orchestras, jazz bands, woodwind quintets and recording sessions throughout the region.  He is currently Director of Bands at North Stanly Middle and High School and holds memberships in several professional organizations including The National Association for Music Education (NAfME), North Carolina Music Educators Association (NCMEA), North Carolina Bandmasters Association (SCDBA)

Poolos is a founding member and current director of the Stanly Community Concert Band.  Frank enjoys performing and recording with his original group Junque Gallery. He is performs in many genres including classical, pop, rock and jazz- playing oboe, sax, keyboards, trumpet, trombone and vocals.