Current Faculty
Patrick Bolton - Band Director

Patrick Bolton is the tenth band director of the Christian Brothers Concert Band, Pep Band, and Historic Band. He was first introduced to wind music in the Christian Brothers Band and graduated from CBHS in 1995.  He served as band president and was the recipient of the Dr. Ralph Hale Band Award for Excellence in Music.  He attended the University of Memphis for both his bachelor and master degrees in Music Education in 2001 and 2011 respectively. Mr. bolton became the band director at Christian Brothers in 2000 and is author of the book, The Christian Brothers Band, the First 75 Years: 1872 - 1947. He is the recipient of the St. Cecilia Fine Arts Award in 2004, voted "Band Director of the Year" by Amro Music in 2011, and inducted into the Christian Brothers Hall of Fame in 2016.

 

Stephen Womack -
Assistant Band Director
Walnut Groove Director

Mr. Womack serves as the Brothers of Faith Director and Assistant Band Director at CBHS. He graduated from Delta State University. Mr. and Mrs. Womack are active members at Parkway Baptist Church, where Mr. Womack serves as Minister of Music and Choir Director. 

Private Lesson Instructors

Flute

Kelly Herrmann
PRIZM Ensemble

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Oboe

Shelly Sublett
Memphis Symphony

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Bassoon

Brianna Allen
University of Memphis

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Clarinet

Andre Dyachencko
Memphis Symphony

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Saxophone

Michael Schults
University of Memphis

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Low Reeds

Bryant Lockhart
Professional

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Trumpet

Mark Woodring
Professional

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French Horn

Jim Holcomb
Bellevue Baptist

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Low Brass

Greg Luscombe
Memphis Symphony

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String Bass

Kaleb Ritchie
University of Memphis

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Percussion

Ed Murray
Professional

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