Paul Trapkus

Paul Trapkus began teaching orchestra in 2010 in Colorado and has been teaching in PLSD since 2020. He has performed with many professional and festival orchestras, including the National Repertory Orchestra, Flint Symphony, and Boulder Philharmonic. In 2014, he created the award-winning documentary "Carry the Tune" with two students, highlighting why and how to continue making music after high school. His writing has been published by the American String Teacher Journal and Grand Mesa Music.


Bachelor of Music in Music Education and Violin Performance, University of Michigan
Master of Music Education, University of Colorado Boulder