Huntsville High School Band: Band Director

Wednesday, June 18
HHS Director of Bands

Stuart Ivey was born and raised here in Huntsville, AL and is a graduate of Grissom High School. He received a Bachelor of Music Education from Auburn University, where he served as Section Leader and Drum Major of the Auburn University Marching Band. He also was principal/lead trombone of the Symphonic Winds, University Orchestra, and Jazz Band. Mr. Ivey received a Master of Music in Trombone Performance from the University of Missouri, where he was principal trombone of the University Philharmonic and held graduate teaching assistantships in the Trombone Studio and Music Theory areas.

Mr. Ivey began his teaching career as the Associate Director of Bands at Baldwin County High School in Bay Minette, AL, where he also taught 7th and 8th grade band. Just prior to accepting the Director of Bands position at Huntsville High, he served as Director of Bands at Vinemont High School and Middle School, where he taught grades 6-12. Throughout his teaching tenure, Mr. Ivey's bands have received consistent Superior ratings at marching festivals and the state Music Performance Assessment for concert bands. Mr. Ivey has been involved with many other teaching opportunities, including the Macy's Great American Marching Band, Auburn Marching Leadership Camp, and Camp Fasola. He has also taught private lessons on all brass instruments as well as drum major lessons.

Mr. Stuart Ivey

Huntsville High School

2304 Billie Watkins Ave

Huntsville, AL 35801

256-533-1793 wk (band room)

Email: stuart.ivey@hsv-k12.org



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