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Mr. Ezra Hood

I graduated TCU in 2005 and George Mason Law School 2009. This is my 6th year to teach orchestra. My wife and I (both Horned Frogs) raise our kids in Ft. Worth.

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Mrs. Alisha Owner

A native of Arlington, Texas, Alisha Owner is a product of the Arlington ISD strings program where she began playing the viola in the fifth grade. She went on to study music performance at Baylor University in Waco, TX, and later taught orchestra in Arlington and Waco for eight years. During a hiatus in her teaching career, she pursued her Masters and Doctoral degrees at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. While living in Chicago, she played both as section member and principal violist of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, where she was privileged to play under the batons of great conductors including Charles Dutoit, Bernard Haitink, Kent Nagano, and Pierre Boulez. She has played as a substitute violist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Virginia Symphony, and was a member of the Richmond Symphony, the Santa Cruz Symphony, and was principal violist of the Waco Symphony.  Alisha lives in Mansfield with her husband Tim and two young daughters Phoebe and Chloe. She loves to cook, lift weights, and spend time with her family.

 
 
 
 
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