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Music Education Alumni

APSU Music graduates are in high demand as music educators across the state and beyond, and are regularly accepted into the graduate programs of their choosing. While we are proud of all our alumni, we would especially like to highlight our recent graduates and congratulate them on their new teaching positions. If you are an APSU alumni contact us to have your information added to the list below. You may also want to visit the department's alumni webpage to keep up-to-date with news and upcoming events.


2016 - 2017 Graduates

Name Degree Position
Brenden Ambrose Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Greenbrier High School Band
Jill Austin Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Mahaffey Middle School Choir
Davey Edmaiston Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Smith Co. High School Bands
Megan Kuhns Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Northwest High School Bands
Austin Ward Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration West Creek Elementary School Music

 

2015 - 2016 Graduates

Name Degree Position
Rachel Camper Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Trousdale Elementary School; Elementary General Music
MaryBeth (Clark) Nix Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Liberty Elementary School; Elementary General Music
Savannah (Head) Ambrose Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Springfield High School; Choir Director
Preston Hill Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Arlington Elementary School; Elementary General Music
T.J. Lawrence Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Guild Elementary School Music
Hannah Nelson Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Woodlawn Elementary School; Elementary General Music
Heath Rives Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Richview Middle School Bands
Samantha Royle Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Waverly Elementary School Elementary General Music
Wyatt Stockdale Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Lewis County Middle School Band & Elementary Music
Noah Taggart Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Harpeth High School Band
Emily Thomack Bachelor of Music: Music Education Concentration Northeast Middle School; Choir Director

2014 - 2015 Graduates

Name Degree Position
Vanessa Cobb Master of Music: Music Education & Performance Concentrations Rossview Middle School Bands
Sandra Hamilton Bachelor of Science: Music Education Concentration Tuckers Crossroads School, General Music & Chorus
Wilson County, TN
Brittany House Bachelor of Science: Music Education Concentration Crestview Elementary School, General Music
Robertson County, TN
Ian McAllister Bachelor of Science: Music Education Concentration Stewart County Elementary Schools Music
Brandon Reynolds Bachelor of Science: Music Education Concentration

Stewart County H.S. Bands

Joshua Underwood Bachelor of Science: Music Education Concentration

Northeast Middle School Band
Clarksville, TN

 


 

Prior Years

Name Degree Position
Vanessa Cobb B.S.: Music Education Concentration
M.M.: Performance Concentration with Conducting Specialization
Northwest High School, Band
Clarksville, TN
Jeremy Easley M.M.: Performance Concentration with Choral Conducting Specialization First United Methodist Church, Choral Director
Hopkinsville, KY (Posthumous)
Jordan Frederick B.S.: Music Education Concentration H.G. Hill Middle School, Band Director
Nashville, TN
Michael Griffith B.S.: Music Education Concentration Liberty Tech. Magnet H.S., Band Director
John Glenn-Hoekstra B.S.: Music Education Concentration Gibson County Schools, Assistant Bandd Director
Brandon Gregory B.S.: Music Education Concentration Moore Magnet Elementary School, General Music
Clarksville, TN
William Hoekstra

B.S.: Music Education Concentration
M.M. in Trombone Performance
    University of Akron

New Providence Middle School; Band Director 
Briana Larsen

B.S.: Music Education Concentration

Clarksville-area early childhood music specialist
Daniel Milner

B.S.: Music Education Concentration

Glenellen Elementary School, General Music
Clarksville, TN
Cody Richardson

M.M.: Music Education Concentration
M.M. in Ethnomusicology
   University of Limerick

Norman Smith Elementary School, Music
Clarksville, TN
Kortney Ross

B.S.: Music Education Concentration

Homeschool Music Teacher /

Entrepreneur

Erika Milner

M.M.: Performance Concentration with Vocal Specialization
B.M. in Music Education,
     Union University

West Creek H.S.; Orchestra Director 
Andrew Smith

M.M.: Performance Concentration with Choral Conducting Specialization

First Assembly Christian School, Choral Director
Memphis, TN
Zach Thompson

M.M.: Performance Concentration with Choral Conducting Specialization

Invest Collegiate Academy, Choral Director
Charlotte, N.C.
Sarah Turner

B.S.: Music Education Concentration

Ringold Elementary School, General Music