Steven Hadgis is director of bands at Wadsworth High School, a position he has held since the 2001-2002 academic year.Â His duties include conducting the symphonic band, jazz band, pep band, and marching band.
also team teaches seventh and eighth grade band at Wadsworth Junior High School
and teaches group lessons at Central Intermediate School
to fifth and sixth grade band students on a daily basis.
Mr. Hadgis graduated from Manchester High School and received his bachelor of music degree in music education from The University of Akron.Â Prior to his appointment as director of bands at Wadsworth, Hadgis was director of bands at Coventry High School from 1994-2001; Firestone High School from 1988-1994; assistant director at Ravenna High School from 1985-1988; and director at Archbishop Hoban High School from 1984-1985.Â Mr. Hadgis also was a professional trumpet player in the Akron area for fifteen years.