Jonathan Wiggins

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Jonathan Wiggins

Mr. Jonathan Wiggins is the Band Director at SMS/iA and the Assistant Band Director at SHS. Growing up in Nashville, Mr. Wiggins has been in Middle Tennessee his entire life. Mr.Wiggins received his undergraduate degree in Music Education at Belmont University. Going into his third year at SMS, the Band has grown by 400% during his tenure.  The SMS Band has received very high ratings at competitions and has been regionally recognized at events.  Mr. Wiggins also has served as a guest performer for NAfME Professional Conference and performed in Carnegie Hall with a nationally recognized orchestra. Mr. Wiggins is a member of the National Association for Music Education, Tennessee Music Educators Association, Tennessee Bandmasters Association, Middle Tennessee Band and Orchestra Association and Alpha Chi Honor Society.

The SMS Band is the largest and most successful scholar organization at our school.  With 160 members, the Band meets every day in grade-level classes and learns the basics of music.  Sixth grade scholars will perform on a concert in December and May.  Seventh and eighth grade scholars have the opportunity to perform up to ten times each school year.  They compete in local, regional and national competitions for ensemble and individual honors.  This year, we look forward to taking the next step up in being one of the best Band programs in the Middle Tennessee area.

Please see Useful Links for info about SMS Bands and our link to our Website.  The Calendar will updated regularly with upcoming performances and events.