Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Matuzak teaches Orchestra, Band, IB Music, World Music, Drumline and the Jazz Band. Mr. Matuzak joined the staff in 1997 and is extremely excited about the potential for this year's groups. Please look at the links for a calendar of the Band and Orchestra Events, links to important websites, and course outlines. Thanks for supporting Music at Highland Park Senior High.
HPSH Orchestra This is Halloween 2022
Just a quick performance of this is Halloween from Danny Elfman and the Nightmare Before Christmas.
Minnesota High school Arts Standards
Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps
The Midwest's Premier All Age Drum and Bugle Corps
Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies
For more than forty years, GTCYS has transformed students and enriched the community.
Minnesota Music Educators Association
State affiliate of the Music Educators National Conference. The governing body for All state Bands and Orchestras.
Classroom Google Forms
Please fill out this form if you're interested in being a leader in the Orchestra or Band.
Composer Video Reflection
This is a short reflection for in class composer videos.
Rehearsal Reflection Form
This is a form to reflect on daily rehearsals to assess information and understanding.
Short Performance Reflection
This is a reflection piece for our latest performance
Playing Quiz Reflection
This is a form to reflect on preparing and achievment on performance assessments.
This form is for in class sectionals. Please fill out completely.
Solo Unit Practice Log
This is a form for reflecting and assessing progress on the Solo Performance Unit.
Solo Unit Reflection
This is a short reflection on the Solo unit
HP instrumental Music Letter Application
Here are the letter application material for HP Music.