Phone: 903.262.1640 x4685
Degrees and Certifications:
Associate of Art in Music Bachelor of Music in Instrumental Music Education EC-12 Music Education Certification
Mr. Joshua Kennedy
Joshua Kennedy is a proud graduate from both Tyler Junior College and Stephen F. Austin State University. Mr. Kennedy studied trumpet and brass pedagogy under the direction of Tom Mensch, Tim Schodowski, and Dr. Gary Wurtz. While attending college Mr. Kennedy has performed in many musical ensembles ranging from marching bands, jazz bands, concert ensembles, and more. While attending both TJC and SFA he remained on the president’s list and graduated from both colleges as a summa cum laude graduate. Mr. Kennedy graduated in December of 2016 and was hired to work as the Junior High Band Director for Palestine ISD in January of 2016. Mr. Kennedy worked for three years at Palestine ISD but is now a proud Moore Mustang! He is excited to help build the success here at Moore MST Magnet school.
Mr. Kennedy loves to spend time with his wife and two dogs. He has a passion for music and hopes to shares his passion with his students. In Mr. Kennedy’s free time he enjoys biking, playing with his two dogs, solving Rubik's cubes, building computers, painting, watching anime, playing video games, and learning more about music and art.
Mr. Kennedy is excited to become a part of Mustang Country!