Retiring music teacher Greg Livingston honored on June 13

Mr. Greg Livingston, who taught thousands of music students at seven public schools in Newton over a 40-year career, conducted his last school concert and was honored at a reception on June 13. Mr. Livingston taught at Brown Middle School from 1977-1988 and at Cabot and other elementary schools from 1988-1998. He has taught at Bigelow since 1993 (full time since 1998). Mr. Livingston has also directed the All City Orchestra since 1998. Mr. Livingston’s welcoming, encouraging manner has inspired hundreds of students to pursue music; his passion for music has encouraged many other students to deepen their listening skills and musical appreciation.

Cards for Mr. Livingston may be mailed to Ms. Jaime Alberts, Bigelow Middle School, 40 Vernon Street, Newton, MA 02458.