Mr. Brad Bonebrake
Director of Bands
Brad Bonebrake earned his Bachelor of Music degree with teacher certification from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1995.
He earned his Master of Music in Trumpet Performance degree from Arizona State University in 1998.
In addition to his
administrative duties for the Summit Band
, as Director of Bands
, Mr. Bonebrake's
direct rehearsal responsibilities include that of the Summit Marching Band and Wind Symphony
Mr. Bonebrake also serves as assistant director for the Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band and co-
director of the Jazz Ensembles.
Prior to his positions at Summit High School, Mr. Bonebrake held teaching positions at Fossil Ridge High School in Keller, Texas, and Beck Intermediate School in Trophy Club, Texas.
In addition to his public education teaching positions and freelance trumpet performances, Mr. Bonebrake has maintained a small studio of private trumpet students from several Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex campuses and has been a member of the Legend Brass Quintet for the past nine years.
While attending Arizona State University, Mr. Bonebrake served as a graduate teaching assistant for Regent's Professor David Hickman.
In addition to his
private studio and Brass Techniques course responsibilities, Mr. Bonebrake
performed as a member of the Arizona State University Teaching Assistant Brass Quintet
, as a member of the Pinnacle Brass Quintet
, and as a substitute trumpet player for the Phoenix Symphony.
During his two years in Tempe, Mr. Bonebrake also served as principal trumpet of the International Exchange Symphony Orchestra in Skopje, Macedonia.
wife of ten years, Stephanie, are active members of All Saints Lutheran Church
in Arlington and have a beautiful two-
old daughter, Reagan.
teaching the Symphonic and Jazz Bands
with Mr. Bonebrake