Contact the owner of this listing: Brent Burris
Caption: Visual Ensemble, Visual Effect,
Music Effect, Music Ensemble, Music Individual
Biography: Brent Burris currently serves as staff coordinator for the Castle High School band in Newburgh, IN (a 27-time ISSMA finalist), and as a consultant for numerous bands throughout the region. The Castle band has been named multiple BOA Grand National finalists, as well as the BOA Class AAA National Champion, Clarksville Regional champion, Indianapolis Super Regional class champion, and was recipient of the Sudler Shield in 2017. Bands under his direction have made multiple appearances at the Kentucky Music Educators Association In-Service Conference, performed at the Dixie Classic Grand National Adjudicators Festival, and have been named a Dixie Classic Festival Honor Band. High School and Middle School concert bands under his direction have been identified with KMEA's Exemplary Performance Status. Marching bands under his direction have been named Bands of America Grand National Semi-finalists, KMEA finalists, and have also earned numerous Distinguished and Grand Champion Awards. The 2007 Muhlenberg South Marching Suns were named the KMEA Class AA State Champion, and were the Class AA Runner-Up in 2008. Students under his direction have been named to the KMEA All-State Symphonic, Concert, and Jazz Bands, University of Kentucky Honors Wind Ensemble, Western Kentucky University Honors Band, Murray State University Quad State, and the Kentucky All-State Baptist Youth Orchestra. He has served as band director for Muhlenberg Co. HS, Muhlenberg South HS, Glasgow HS, and Cumberland Co. HS (KY), and also serves as a supervisor for the Muhlenberg school system. He has adjudicated in Kentucky, Missouri, Indiana, and Tennessee.