Mr. Adam MyersEmail: email@example.comPhone: 469-952-5419
Adam Myers is the Director of Bands at Southard Middle School. He directs the Southard Varsity Band, teaches all beginning woodwind classes and assists with the Princeton High School Panther Band. Prior to coming to Princeton, he was Assistant Director of Bands at Mabank ISD, Assistant Director of Bands at Longview ISD and Professor of Woodwinds/Assistant Director of Bands at Tyler Junior College. Mr. Myers was the woodwinds chair of Tin Roof Tango, an arts in education world fusion ensemble based in Dallas. He was principal clarinet for the Texarkana Symphony for 5 years. He has also has performed with the South Arkansas Symphony, Irving Symphony and Plano Symphony.
Mr. Myers grew up in San Antonio, Texas. He earned his Bachelor of Music in Saxophone Performance from the University of North Texas in 2001 where he was a member of the noted Wind Symphony and was named Outstanding Undergraduate in Woodwinds. In 2004, he received his Master of Music in Clarinet Performance from Southern Methodist University and was an Artistic Scholarship recipient each year. His teachers include Morgan King, Eric Nestler, Daryl Coad, Andy Crisanti, Paul Garner, and Helen Blackburn. He is an active member of the Texas Music Educators Association.
Adam has been married to his wife, Krista, for 19 years. They have a 13-year-old daughter who is a trombone player in the band. When he's not spending time with his family, Mr. Myers enjoys playing the bass guitar and playing with their two cats.