The time is finally here to hit the road. Before doing so, it’s important that we all review the expectations of an audience member and what we can do to ensure our performers have the best experience possible.
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Additionally, all students are expected to travel with the band, both to and from the performance. If there is a special situation that requires other transportation, arrangements should be made with Mr. Payne via email before the day of the show. This is for your students safety!
With the new 5/6 and 7/8 middle school alignment comes a new band director to Clark County, Mr. Matt Leedy. Mr. Leedy, comes to us from Trimble County, where he served as band director for 6 years at both the high school and middle school.
Mr. Leedy’s primary responsibility will be as band director at Baker Intermediate, where he will be the beginning band director for all 5th and 6th graders in the county, as well as general music. In addition to his work at Baker, Mr. Leedy will serve as the assistant director for all after school activities at GRC, including the marching band, pep bands, chamber ensembles, and winter guard/percussion.
Mr. Leedy is an alum of the University of Kentucky, earning his bachelors degree in music education in 2008. He student taught with one of the best – Tom Brawner at Scott County, and is currently finishing a masters in music education at Morehead State University.