Shaun Owens, Director
In 2005 Shaun Owens was named Director of Bands for Bryan Station High School.
is in his
twenty third year of teaching with the Fayette County Public Schools
twelfth year at Bryan Station High School
Prior to this assignment, he directed the Jazz Ensembles at Lafayette High School, was Director of Bands at Tates Creek High School and Assistant Director of Bands at Henry Clay and Bryan Station High Schools.
runs an expanding on-line commercial website (www.shawk.com) providing musical resources via the internet.
Mr. Owens received his Bachelor and Master Degrees in Music Education from Eastern Kentucky University.
has been involved with the marching arts since 1975 and was a soloist for 10 years with some of the finest organizations in the world including the Madison Scouts of Madison, WI.
has arranged and instructed music for many bands and drum & bugle corps throughout the United States.
has 3 Drum Corps International World Championships, two as a soloist and one as a teacher.
Shaun Owens is currently the director of the Lexington Concert Band.
The band is made up of professional musicians who are members of the American Federation of Musicians
The concert band performs for 4th of July celebrations in Lexington, as well as other public performances sponsored by the Music Performance Trust Fund
Mr. Owens has served on the Board of Directors for the Kentucky Music Educators Association as All-State Jazz Coordinator where he was responsible for selecting clinicians for the jazz clinics at the annual in-service conference as well as his duties in coordinating the All-State Jazz Ensemble.
A native of Pennsylvania, Mr. Owens
has been lead trumpet with professional and university big bands including Dennis Oliver's Madison Jazz Orchestra, the American Jazz Express and Lexington's Men of Note.