The Lakeview Orchestra Program
Degrees and Certifications:
BA in Music Education from University of Michigan
Mr. Brad Gearhart
Brad Gearhart is in his 21st year of teaching and 15 of those were as the head music director at Hendrick Middle School, in Plano TX. He graduated from the University of Michigan (Go Blue!) where in 1997 he earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education.
Mr. Gearhart first began his teaching career in Cy- Fair I.S.D. in Houston, Texas and later taught in Richardson ISD at Apollo Junior High before coming to Hendrick Middle School. Mr. Gearhart's ensembles have been consistant sweepstakes winners at UIL Contest and Sightreading and received many awards at festivals and competitions across the area.
He is known for his big heart and compassion for his students while challenging them to rise to their finest abilities. Mr. Gearhart’s affiliations include the Texas Orchestra Directors Association and the Texas Music Educators association. Mr. Gearhart’s lovely wife, Amy, is an orchestra teacher in LoveJoy ISD and they are the proud parents of two beautiful girls, Cassidy age 14, and Delaney age 10.
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