Scott Rush - S5 E9

S5 E9 features Scott Rush. Scott Rush is the team lead for the "Habits" series published by GIA and currently serves as the conductor of the Charleston Wind Symphony.

Patrick Burns - S5 E8

S5 E8 feature Patrick Burns. Patrick J. Burns (b. 1969) has served as Adjunct Professor of Music at Montclair State University in New Jersey since 1994, where he teaches courses in music theory, orchestration, and composition, and has also been Director of the New Jersey City University Symphony of Winds and Percussion since September 2011.

Timothy Brendler - S5 E7

S5 E7 features Timothy Brandler. Mr. Timothy Brendler is the Director of the Music Theory and Piano Program and Grade 11 Dean at the I.M. Terrell Academy for STEM and VPA in Ft. Worth ISD. He also serves as the Small School Area Vocal Chair for the state of Texas. Additionally, Mr. Brendler is a curriculum writer for the Metropolitan Opera.

Jessica Husselstein - S5 E5

S5 E5 features Jessica Husselstein. Jessica is the Director of Bands at Tommie Kunst Junior High, Martin Luther Tunnell Elementary, and William Rice Elementary schools in Santa Maria, California.

Chris Chidsey - S5 E4

S5 E4 features Chris Chidsey. Chris is in his 26th year of teaching in the Strongsville City School district which is a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio.

Leah Hanley - S5 E3

S5 E3 features Leah Hanley. Leah is the founding and current director of the Salute to Music Bronx Orchestra and the orchestra program at M.S. 180 in Co-op City.

John Nieto - S5 E2

S5 E2 features John Nieto. John Nieto is the Mariachi Director of Brackenridge HS in San Antonio, Texas. He has held this position since 1990. He also holds the position of Lead Mariachi Instructor for the San Antonio ISD.

Jaye Mateyko - S5 E1

S5 E1 features Jaye Mateyko. Jaye is the Director of Support and Training for MusicFirst and has been with the company since 2015.

Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser - S4 E20

S4 E20 features Tim Lautzenheiser. Tim Lautzenheiser began his teaching career at Northern Michigan University. He then moved to the University of Missouri, and from there to New Mexico State University. During that time, Tim developed highly acclaimed groups in both instrumental and vocal music.

Cece Roudabush - S4 E19

For more information about Hyperscore, visit: To get a FREE 30 day trial of Hyperscore, visit: S4 E19 features Cece Roudabush. Cece taught General and Adaptive Music K-12 in the Iowa Community School District for 32 years.

Wendy Higdon - S4 E18

S4 E18 features Wendy Higdon. Wendy is the Director of Bands and Performing Arts Department Chair at Creekside Middle School in Carmel, Indiana. Under her direction, the Creekside Wind Symphony was honored to perform at The Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic in 2013.

The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps - S4 E17

S4 E17 features Monte Mast and Drew Dickey from The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps. Monte Mast is the Executive Director of The Cavaliers AP&E, Inc, the parent organization of The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, Chromium Winds, King Cobras Drumline, and GearWorks Educational Programs located in Rosemont, IL. Christopher Drew Dickey serves as Associate Director of the Longhorn Band and on the conducting faculty of the Butler School of Music at The University of Texas at Austin, where he is currently completing his Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Wind Conducting.

Mark Aitchison - S4 E16

S4 E16 features Mark Aitchison. Mark combines the roles of Head of Music at Droitwich Spa High School and Subject Lead for the PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education) in Secondary Music and Lecturer in Music Education at the University of Reading, where he recently completed his Master of Arts, in Music Education with Distinction.