I am starting my 25th year in music education and 10th year here at the Adair County HS Band. I look forward to a great 2018-19 School Year! If you need to contact the band room, the phone number is 270-384-5149. My e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also visit www.adaircountyband.com for a more detailed list of current and or upcoming events.
Tom Case is in his 10th year as band director at Adair County and 25th year overall as a music educator. Prior to his appointment at Adair County, Mr. Case taught at Boyle County, Elizabethtown, Shelby County and John Hardin HS in Kentucky, serving as band director at each location.
All of Mr. Case’s concert and symphonic bands have received distinguished ratings at the KMEA District and or State Level Performance Assessment Event. His symphonic bands were selected twice to perform at the KMEA In-Service Conference. His symphonic bands have also been selected to perform at the University of South Carolina’s Band Clinic as well as the University of Kentucky’s Concert Band Invitational. Mr. Case has also conducted various All-Region, All-District, and Honor Bands across the state and regional area.
Mr. Case’s marching bands have claimed 5 BOA Grand National Class Championships, 9 BOA Regional class championships, and several BOA Grand National Semi-Finalist and Regional Finalist awards. Mr. Case’s bands have also won 6 KMEA State Championships and have been a KMEA State finalist 18 times. Mr. Case has also judged various state level championships in Arizona, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Mr. Case has held several professional offices within KMEA that include the Marching Band Board of Control, various Ad- Hoc Committees, District President, and District Band Chair. In addition, Mr. Case served as the statewide KMEA Band Chair-Elect and State Band Chair from 2008-2012. Mr. Case also serves on the Bands of America ad-hoc Advisory Committee.
Mr. Case holds active memberships in MENC, KMEA, the National Bandmasters Association, PASIC, and Phi Beta Mu. He and his wife Mary currently reside in Columbia, KY. He has four children; Mason, a former member of The Bluecoats Drum and Bugle Corps; Madison, a current professional dancer with the Richmond Ballet, VA; a step-daughter Anna, a baritone player in the high school band; and Cyndi, a five year old kindergartner
Mr. Case's 2018-19 SCHEDULE
1st Period: Planning
2nd Period: 6th Grade Brass / Percussion
3rd Period: 7th/8th Grade Band (Assist Mr. Humphress)
4th Period: 6th Grade Woodwinds
5th Period: Middle School Honors Band
6th Period: High School Band