Welcome to Mrs. Virakone's

Music Page

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I am Mrs. Virakone and am so excited to be starting my first year at Porter.
I graduated from George Mason University with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education.
I will be teaching 5th grade general music, 5th-8th grade band, and 5th-8th grade strings.
If you have any questions about playing an instrument, please do not hesitate to email me:
Please familiarize yourself with the information below and check out your class pages to the left for regular updates.  I am so excited to start making music again this fall!
I look forward to meeting you soon.



If your student is currently enrolled in Band or Orchestra for 6th or 7th & 8th, please fill out this form regarding this information.  Please fill this out, even if you already have an instrument for your child.

How to get to your Music Class
We will always start our class in Zoom.  To access your Zoom class, please click on your grade below to go to your Canvas course.  Click on the Zoom link.

Mrs. Virakone’s Virtual Class Schedule

                                         Day 1                                           Day 2                                Day 3

10:30-11:15         5th Grade – Garay             5th Grade – Wonsley      5th Grade – Wooten


12:25-1:10           7th/8th Band                        7th/8th Band                          7th/8th Orchestra


1:20-2:05              6th Grade Brass                  6th Grade Woodwinds      6th Grade Orchestra


3:05-3:40              5th Grade Brass                  5th Grade Woodwinds      5th Grade Orchestra

Office Hours:
Mondays 11:30-1:00             


Need help accessing your email, Canvas, or any other instructional technology? Please check out Mr. Fahy's page linked here.  He is the new Instructional Technology Coach at Porter and is a great source of information as we navigate through virtual learning together.


All lessons will be found in Canvas. Please review the information below to access your music class.

The Basics

Canvas Overview

Assignments Overview

Discussions Overview

Quizzes Overview

Grades Overview

Check out the Year At A Glance for your music class by clicking here.