The Georgetown Band currently has 110 members and is still growing! We start band in the 5th grade and offer band all the way through the 8th grade. Last year, the middle school band students got to travel to Orlando, FL to visit Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. The band director is Mathew Graham.
Mr. Mathew Graham is currently in his 6th year of teaching. He has been teaching at Georgetown School for 5 years. After graduating from Newton High School in Covington, GA, Mr. Graham earned his Bachelor's degree in Music Education at Columbus State University. During his time at CSU, Mr. Graham studied trumpet under Moffatt Williams and Phil Elkins.
Before his time teaching at Georgetown School, Mr. Graham taught 5th grade band at 4 different elementary schools in the Savannah area. Mr. Graham is an active GMEA member and brother of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. Mr. Graham continues to perform on trumpet regularly around the Savannah and South Carolina area.
Mr. Graham came to Georgetown in 2011, and loves being part of the team! In his spare time, he enjoys listening to, arranging, and recording music, playing football, and playing disc golf. GO LIONS!