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Patrick Harper

Department: Band/Instrumental Music

Bio: Patrick Glenn Harper (b. 1977) is a music educator and composer of instrumental music for various ensembles. His compositions have been performed by schools, college ensembles, military service bands, and community groups all over the world.  He has composed professionally for multimedia applications, promotional videos, and video games.  He currently holds the title of "Director of Bands" at Hazel Green High School, where he has been employed since 2003. During this time, his bands have consistently earned superior ratings at marching band competitions and Alabama State MPA.  

Courses: Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, Instrumental Music

Education: Bachelor of Music in Music Education - University of North Alabama (2001)
     Master of Education (Instrumental Music P-12) - University of North Alabama (2008)