Welcome to the Jackson-Area Orchestras web page.
Navigate to your particular orchestra using the links to the left.
I hope you find the content of these web pages to be informative.
Phone: (630) 516-7619
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Farquhar has been the orchestra director at Jackson Middle School for the past 22 years. Prior to that, he taught orchestra in Fort Worth, Texas for 4 years. A native of Villa Park, he attended Salt Creek School, Albright Middle School, and Willowbrook High School. Mr. Farquhar earned his Bachelor's Degree from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana and obtained teaching certification from the University of Texas at Arlington. He earned his Master's Degree in Music Education while attending VanderCook College of Music.