Degrees and Certifications:
Ben Altom is beginning his 11th year in music education and as the Associate Band Director at Schimelpfenig Middle School in Plano, TX.
Mr. Altom graduated from Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, TN, in 2007 with a Bachelor's of Music Degree in Music Education. While at Tech, he was a member of numerous ensembles including the Wind Ensemble, Symphony Band, Trumpet Ensemble, and Brass Quintets. He studied trumpet with Dr. Charles Decker and conducting with Joseph Hermann.
Mr. Altom is an active member of the Texas Music Educators Association and the Texas Bandmasters Association. He resides in Prosper, TX, with his wife Mary, son Jaxon, and daughter Lily.
- 1st - Begining Trumpet/French Horn
- 2nd - Beginning Trombone/Euphonium/Tuba
- 3rd - Concert Band
- 4th - Conference/Lunch
- 5th - Symphonic Band
- 6th - Wind Ensemble
- 7th - Beginning Percussion