Middle School Band

Middle School Band Clinician


Johannah Cox
Johannah Cox, retired, has taught instrumental music for 40 years in Kansas. She was Director of Bands at Liberty Memorial Central Middle School in Lawrence for 34 years. Prior to coming to Lawrence, she taught in the Salina Public School Schools from 1979-1985. She holds a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Music Education from Fort Hays State University. Johannah has served on the faculty of the High Plains Music Camp, Midwestern Music Camp and the Kansas International Lions Band.. In 1985, the Kansas Bandmasters Association (KBA) named Johannah Outstanding Young Band Director. She served as the first woman President of KBA in 1989. Johannah is also a member of the Kansas Music Educators Association and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). In the spring of 2009, she was named the Secondary Master Teacher of the Year for USD 497. Johannah was named the Outstanding Bandmaster for 2013 awarded by KBA. In the fall of 2018, she was named the 2018 Educator Impact Award winner by the Lied Center of the University of Kansas and the Northeast District Middle Level teacher of the year. Johannah is a woodwind specialist and runs a clarinet studio. She is on a lifelong quest for the world’s most perfect reed!! In her retirement, she directs the New Horizons Band in Lawrence and is a member of the Lawrence Community Handbell Choir.
Jayme Hayes
1615 N. Prescott Cir
Wichita, KS 67212
Important Dates - MS Band
Sep. 11, 2022 - Sun
Nomination Deadline — MS Band
Nov. 5, 2022 - Sat
Clinics & Concerts — MS Band, MS Choir, HS Jazz Band
Goddard Eisenhower HS

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