Donald Westcott has been a music teacher for over 25 years. He holds a BA in music education and a MA in education.
Donald is an accomplished vocalist and trumpet player and is currently the choral director at Palisades Park, a position in which he has held for the past 22 years.
Over the years he has coached many of his students in successfully auditioning into Bergen County Chorus, Regional Chorus and New Jersey All-State Chorus.
Besides his choral duties Donald has been director, musical director and played trumpet in pit orchestras for many high school productions including Guys and Dolls, Godspell, Chorus Line, The Wizard of Oz, and the Music Man to name a few.