Kyle Brubaker

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Kyle Brubaker
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Kyle Brubaker was born and raised in Central Illinois. Coming from a musical family, he attended Illinois State University where he got his degree in Music Education with a concentration in Instrumental Music. While at ISU, Mr. Brubaker studied saxophone privately with Mr. James Boitos while getting the opportunity to perform in the ISU Jazz Ensembles with great guest artists like Denis DeBlasio, Benny Golson, Bobby Shew, and Byron Stripling.

Since graduating from ISU, Mr. Brubaker has taught for two years in the Peoria Public School District and worked with their auditioned extracurricular jazz band, "The Peoria Jazz Allstars." He has also played professionally with many local groups like the Heartland Jazz Orchestra, Illinois Central Jazz Train, First United Methodist Jazz Night House Band, as well as subbed in for various groups like Central Illinois Jazz Orchestra and John Cooper's Jazz Orchestra. 

Mr. Brubaker is currently the director of bands at Olympia Middle/High School where he teaches 6th Grade Beginning Band, 7th Grade Intermediate Band, 8th Grade Advanced Band, OHS Marching Spartans, OHS Concert Band, OHS Pep Band, OHS Madrigal Ensembles, and OHS Musical Pit Orchestra.

Teaching Schedule

8:25-9:08 8th Grade Band
9:11-9:31 8th Grade Band Lessons Group 1
9:34-9:54 8th Grade Band Lessons Group 2
9:57-10:42 Prep
10:45-11:15 Lunch
11:18-12:01 7th Grade Band
12:04-12:24 7th Grade Band Lessons Group 1
12:27-12:47 7th Grade Band Lessons Group 2
12:50-1:33 6th Grade Band
1:36-1:50 6th Grade Band Lessons
1:55-3:15 High School Band

Band Music Suggestion Forms
OHS Band Music Suggestion Form
OMS Bands Music Suggestion Form

OMS Band Reassessment Links
6th Grade Band
7th Grade Band
8th Grade Band

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