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Welcome to the 2020-2021
Jacksonville Middle School Band!
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About Me:
I am starting my 6th year as a band director in Jacksonville.  I am the director of the Symphonic Band at the middle school, and I also teach the beginner flute and saxophone classes at Nichols Intermediate and assist with the high school band.  Prior to teaching at Jacksonville, I served for 11 years as the Assistant Middle School Band Director in Athens.
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I received my Bachelors Degree in Music Education from Stephen F. Austin State University in December 2004. While at SFA, I was a member of the Lumberjack Marching Band, and I participated in several other organizations that served the band and music department. GO JACKS!!!
Snoopy playing the flute
My main instrument is the flute, and I also have some background in percussion and bassoon. I currently play flute in the orchestra at Central Baptist Church here in Jacksonville.
My Schedule of classes for the 2020-2021 school year is:
Middle School
1st    Honors Band
2nd   Symphonic Band
3rd    Concert Band
High School
4th    HS Band
Nichols Intermediate
4th   Flutes
6th   Saxophones  
7th   Flutes