Kevin J Taylor - Director of Bands and Choirs
Kevin Taylor is in his first year as the Director of Bands and Choirs at Newton Local Schools. He serves as the teacher for all ensembles within the music department.
Now entering his 10th year as an educator, Mr. Taylor graduated with his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Ashland University in 2005, and in 2007 earned his Master of Music degree while studying conducting with Dr. Joseph Allison at Eastern Kentucky University. Performing groups under his instruction have received numerous awards and achievements across the state, including Superior ratings in marching and concert genres of classes C, B, A, & AA.
Brenden Dolehanty - Asst. Marching Band Director
Brenden Dolehanty is a senior at Bowling Green State University, studying music education. Brenden performs primarily on alto saxophone and is excited to be working with the Newton Marching Band this season.
Sherry Keith - Pianist
Justice McClinton, Autumn Guydosh - Color Guard Instructors
Jackson Riffle, Tyler Ohlemacher - Percussion Instructors
John Brennan, Kyle Thomas, Jackson Riffle - Marching Band Music Arrangers
Patrick O'Donnell - Marching Drill & Visual Advisor