2022 Staff Bios


Announcing our teaching staff for Texas Camp 2022!

Steve Kotansky ~ Roo Lester

and special guests

France Borque Moreau & Yves Moreau

Bios to follow…check back!


Don Weeda

Don is a master accordionist and well versed in many musical styles.  He plays with many ensembles, and his folk music career spans over 30 years as a performer, recording artist, and workshop conductor at festivals and camps all over North America.  For many years Don has led the Texas Camp band and has provided much delightful live music for camp parties and other events.


Shirley Johnson

Shirley grew up singing, dancing, and playing the accordion.  She sang with the Duke University Chorale, performing at Carnegie Hall in NYC and at Disney World.  From 1992 to 1994 in Rome, Italy, she sang with the “Coro Misto” of “L’Accademia della Filarmonica,” performing throughout Rome.  She has performed with various bands around Austin, and has been a popular singing teacher at numerous Texas Camps.