Caption: Music Ensemble, Music Individual, Music Effect
Dr. J. Corey Francis serves as an instructor in the Metro-Nashville Public School system and has been an adjudicator in Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, and Georgia. Dr. Francis completed a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from The University of Southern Mississippi, where he studied with Thomas V. Fraschillo. Dr. Francis also holds a Master of Music degree in Wind Band Conducting from Georgia State University, and a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Murray State University (KY). Other teachers and mentors include Dr. Robert Ambrose, Mr. Dennis Johnson, Mr. John Fannin, Mr. Scott Erickson, and Mr. Adam Pendleton. He is married to Christen and they have two daughters, Cortlyn and Catrina.