DIRECTOR - Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright has been teaching and performing in the Middle Tennessee area for over ten years and this is his third year as Band Director in DeKalb County. He received his Bachelors and Masters in Music Education at Middle Tennessee State University. He was Band Director at Rose Park Magnet School in Nashville for two years and was the percussion instructor and arranger at John Overton High School in 2005 and 2006. He is a percussionist for the Murfreesboro Philharmonic Orchestra and is a former member of the 2001 and 2002 World Champion Cavalier Drum and Bugle Corps. Mr. Wright is a member of the music honors fraternity Pi Kappa Lambda, the Middle Tennessee School Band and Orchestra Association, Percussive Arts Society, and the Music Educators National Conference. His former teachers include Craig Cornish, Julie Davila, Lalo Davila, Erik Johnson, Terry Jolley, Rick Murphy, Andy Smith, and Dr. Reed Thomas.