Alumni – Where are they now?

Nancy Mathesen

Nancy Mathesen's Contact Info:

662-429-9297


UTM PERCUSSION ALUMNI -

Please send your current info to jhill@utm.edu

If your name isn't listed below, it's an oversight. I need your help in adding to the database. Please help fill in the gaps and let us know where you are. Thanks!

-Julie


Jacob Abbott

2006-2010 BMME, UT Martin

Music Specialist, Greenfield Elementary School


Mike Arnold


Dale Aston

BMME, UT Martin

Resides in Paris, TN


Adrian Baker

2004-2007 BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, Sycamore Middle School

Music Specialist, Nashville Area


BB Barker

BMME, UT Martin


Mary Beth Pope Barnes

BMME, UT Martin

Resides in Chattanooga, TN


Greg Billings

1988 BMME, UT Martin

Vice Principal, School for the Creative and Performing Arts, Overton High School


Cory Bozard

2006-2011 BM, UT Martin


Dave Brochocki

1984 BMME, UT Martin

1998 BM Performance, MTSU


Hayes Bunch

1998-2002, BMME, UT Martin

2002-2006, MM Performance, University of Michigan

2006-2011, MM Conducting, University of Missouri - Kansas City


Tony Burriss

BMME, UT Martin

Mayor of Trenton, TN

Former band director at Trenton Peabody, High School


Greg Byrne

Professor of Percussion, University of Louisville


Donald Carp

MBA, UT MARTIN

Married to Janie Giles Carp

Resides in Jackson, TN


Curtis Choate

1982, BMME UT Martin

2004, M. Ed UT Martin (emphasis in Special Ed)

Former Band Director at Caywood Middle School in Lexington, TN and Tigrett Middle School in Jackson, TN

Currently retired from teaching after 30 years and serving as the Office Manager of The Law Office of Nancy L. Choate P.C. Residing in Jackson, TN


Michael Cloyd

1991 - UT Martin

Radiological Tech, Baptist Hospital, Jackson, TN

Married to Nolin Cloyd


Bobbi Coln

1997-2002: BMME, UT Martin

2009-2012: M.Ed. Reading

Reading Interventionist- Milan Middle School


Frank Congiardo

Director of Bands, Adamsville High School, Retired


Barry Cooper

1988-1989, UT Martin

Executive Director JACOA, Jackson,TN

Drummer, Fellowship Bible Church

Married to Bethany Cooper and has one son, Reed.



Chad Davis

1993-1997 BMME, UT Martin

Halls Assistant Band Director

Newbern, TN


Delton Davis

1997-2001 BA, UT Martin

1999-'00' Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corp.

2001-'02' Sphinx Symphony Orchestra

www.deltondavis.com

www.groovelounge.org

Long Beach, CA

New Happenings:

My Percussion Book 'Groove Along' is available via iTunes for the iPad

Started a Children's Drumming Class in two different cities (San Pedro & Long Beach)


Mark Delancey

1991-1995 BMME, UT Martin


Jeremy Devault

1991-1994 UT Martin

Deceased, 2010 - Dedication concert to Jeremy in May of 2010. Service scholarship started in his name. Please contact Dana Prince in the UTM Development Office to make a donation to the scholarship fund: dprince@utm.edu or 731-881-7633


Kerry Durso

2009-2013 BMME, UT Martin

Elementary Music Teacher, Selmer Elementary and, Assistant Director of Bands, Co-Director of Percussion, McNairy Central High School, Selmer, TN


Gary Fite

BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, Munford Schools


Scott Fowler

Former Marine Corps Fleet Band Member 1985-1989

Former band director in Mississippi and Tennessee 1991-1998

MME Murray State University

A+, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP

Network Engineer

Computer Services, Inc

Paducah Kentucky

Currently reside in Union City Tennessee

Trainer of future pro baseball pitcher Jordan Fowler

Father of Julianne Fowler, future World-Class gymnast


Tim Fritz

2004 BMME, UT Martin

Percussion Instructor, Beech High School


Mike Garnand

1983 BMME, UT Martin

Director of Bands, Petal High School, Hattiesburg, MI


Tim Graham

1981 BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, Dyersburg High School


Richard Henson

2003-2011 BMME, UT Martin

2011-2013 MM, Lee University

Adjunct Instructor of Percussion, Lee and Southern Adventist Universities.

Percussion Instructor, Ooltewah High School Freelance Musician, East TN


Terry Henson

BMME, UT Martin

MM, University of Memphis


Julie Hill

1990-1994 BMME, UT Martin

1994-1996 MM, Performance, Arizona State University

2003-2005 DMA, University of Kentucky

Currently Director of Percussion Studies at UT Martin

Married to David Coffey, UT Martin Chair, History and Philosophy, Historian and Author

Performing Groups: 27Bstroke6, Caixa Trio, Choro Forro

Websites: www.utm.edu/jhill, www.caixatrio.com, www.27bstroke6.com, julieanddavidsblog.blogspot.com


Joe Hodge

Deceased 2009

Click here to read a testamonial from Lonnie Viar about his experiences with Joe Hodge


Daniel Houston

2008-2012 BMME, UT Martin

Assistant Director of Bands, North Side High School, Jackson, TN

Married Ginna Cherry (UT Martin Grad) on June 30, 2012


Stephen Hughes

2007-2011 BMME, UT Martin

Graduate Student, Music Performance, University of Utah (Beg 2013)

Director of Percussion at Lehi High

Blog: http://stephenlhughesmusings.blogspot.com/

Twitter: http://twitter.com/StephenLHughes


Sean Johnson

2006-2013 BMME, UT Martin


Vestor Jones


Charles B. Kempf (Charlie)

Collierville TN

901-581-0012

Pacer Band Alum. '88-'92

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Alum.


Jennifer Kempf

Collierville TN

901-581-0012

Pacer Band Alum. '88-'92


Joseph Kendrick


Sabrina Wade Mansfield

1985-1990 UT Martin

Sabrina works at the Vanderbilt Medical Group as an Operations Systems Trainer and also serves as Assistant Band Director at Cheatham Couth Central High School


Benjamin Martin

2002-2007, BMME, UT Martin

2007-2009, MM, Central Arkansas University

Assistant Band Director, Liberty Tech High School


Michael Martin

Band Director, Humboldt Schools


Zachary McCoy

2010-2011, Attended UT Martin

Music Performance and Pre Med Degree in Progress, U of Memphis


Jay McCutcheon

1988-1995, UT Martin

Phi Mu Alpha 1995

Chief Design Engineer for South Central A\V

Married to Samantha McCutcheon and has one daughter, Lily Amelda

www.southcentralsound.com


Jeff Moore

2006-2013 BMME, UT Martin

Married to Lyndsie Moore, Baby on the Way


Joseph Nichols

1991-1998, BMME, UT Martin

April (UTM 1992-1998) and I reside in Camden, TN with our sons Conner and Graham

April now works as an RN in surgery at Jackson-Madison Co. General Hospital


Keegan Paluso

2008-2013 BMME, UT Martin

Director of Choirs, Brighton and Munford Middle Schools


Craig Pendegrass


Jim Petit

Owner, Memphis Drum Shop


Josh Petty

Resides in Rome, GA


Brian Price

1994-2001 BA in Music, UT Martin

Minister of Music and Education at Union Valley Baptist Church, Beebe, Arkansas.

Married to Tanya Price (UTM grad).

Children Chandler, Carlie, and Cara


Stephen Price

Band Director, South Gibson County High School


Micaiah Radcliffe

2009-2012 BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, Ramer and Bethel Springs Middle School and, Assistant Director of Bands, Co-Director of Percussion, McNairy Central High School, Selmer, TN


Clint Rawls

2004-2008 BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, Waverly Middle/High School


Jim Reed

1994-1998 BMME, UT Martin

2010 MM, Austin Peay State University

Band Director, Portland West Middle School/Assistant Director, Portland High School in Portland, TN. Staff percussion arranger for Arrangers' Publishing Company. Board of Directors, Music City Legend, Inc. and Southeastern Color Guard Circuit. I'm married to Dawn Reed(formerly Simmons, UTM grad), and we have two boys, Wyatt and Jonah.


Katie McClain Rhoads

2008-2013 BA, UT Martin

Married to Jeremy Rhoads


Kathleen Walsh Riser

Band Director at Kingsbury Middle School

Lead Music Mentor - Memphis City Schools (or whatever we are now!!!)

Sigma Alpha Iota alumni


Sarah Roberts

2004-2008 BMME, UT Martin

2008-2010 Music Therapy Equivalency, Appalachian State University

2011-Present: Working on Master of Music Therapy, Appalachian State University


Ed Sargent

Tour Manager

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts


Bryan Scott

2002-2007 BMME, UT Martin

2007-2009 MM, University of Wisconsin

Band Director, White Station Middle School


Scott Fowler

Former Marine Corps Fleet Band Member 1985-1989

Former band director in Mississippi and Tennessee 1991-1998

MME Murray State University

A+, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP

Network Engineer

Computer Services, Inc

Paducah Kentucky

Currently reside in Union City Tennessee

Trainer of future pro baseball pitcher Jordan Fowler

Father of Julianne Fowler, future World-Class gymnast


David Sinclair

2001-2005 BMME, UT Martin

2005-2007 MM, University of Kentucky

Assistant Band Director/Percussion Instructor - Harlingen High School South

Harlingen, TX


Craig Smith

2006-2007 BA, UT Martin

(Fall 2004-Spring 2006 Hirosaki University)

Currently working as a translator and interpreter for the City of Nagoya, Aichi, Japan.


David Smith

1988- UT Martin

Resides in Smithland, KY


Colby Snider

2008-2013 BM, UT Martin

Graduate Assistant, Music Performance, University of Kansas (Beg 2013)


Michael Sowell


Rachel Steiner

2010 - 2014 BMME, UT Martin

Music Specialist, Reeves Rogers Elementary School

Murfreesboro, Tn


David Sullivan

Studied Percussion at UT Martin, 1994-1999

Wife: Jennifer Adams Sullivan

Children: Finnegan

Resides in Franklin, Tennessee


Steven Tate

Tate Family Foods in Maury City, TN

Minister of Music Cavalry Baptist Church of Union City

Wife: Wendy

Daughters: Riley Jo and Molly

1991-1993 UT Martin


Rachel Touchton

2002 - 2006 BMME, UT Martin

Westhills Elementary Music Teacher

Lewisburg, Tn


Daniel Vargason

2006-2010 BMME, UT Martin

Band Director, McNairy Central High School


Lonny Viar

1981- UT Martin

Resides in Memphis, TN


Chris Westbrook

1990- UT Martin

Resides in Waverly, TN


Bryan Winningham

BMME from UTM 2001-2005

UK from 2006-2008

Assistant Director of Bands/Percussion Instructor

Brenham ISD

Brenham, TX


Events

Thursday
Sep. 25

CONCERT SERIES: Apollo Duo, Guest Flute Recital
7:30 PM

Saturday
Sep. 27

Jamaica Me Happy performs for Henry Co. Arts in the Square
11:30 AM

Sunday
Sep. 28

Joshua Spaulding, Senior Percussion Recital
7:30 PM

Calendar of Events ->

 

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