Josh Tavana

Hometown:  Westland, MI

High School:  Detroit Catholic Central

Awards and Honors:

     -MSBOA All-Michigan Honors Band, 2007 - 2009

     -Michigan All-State Band, 2009

     -University of Michigan Youth Band, 2005-2009

     -Plymouth Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition Honorable Mention

Professional Organizations:

     -TMEA, NTSME (historian), NT-ITEA (treasurer), Mu Phi Epsilon- Phi Tau Chapter (head of fiscal committee), Music Theatre of Denton (student board intern)

Goals: To become a high school band director and clinician; To be on the board of a national non-profit arts organization

Hobbies: drum corps (Madison Scouts 2 years), modeling (MOSE)

Favorite Composers: Beethoven, Daugherty, Dvorak, Gillingham, Grainger, Holst, Shostakovich