“Street Song” by Gunild Keetman, performed by the Third Street School Orff Ensemble at 
Concert in the Park, June 11, 2010

Welcome to my website!  My name is Richard Lawton.  I am a music teacher in Los Angeles, currently teaching at Wonderland Avenue School/Wonderland Avenue Gifted Magnet, a public elementary school in Laurel Canyon. 

I hope these pages will give you some insight into my goals, philosophy and qualifications as a teacher. Please feel free to e-mail me any comments by clicking on:


Thanks. And once again, welcome...