BRAD ARNOLD, Director of Bands
Brad Arnold, a Macomb County native and St. Clair Shores resident, received his Bachelor of Arts in Music Education degree from Michigan State University. He has been a performer with area concert bands, symphony orchestras, brass bands, jazz bands, and chamber groups. He is currently a frequent guest section trumpet in the Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra, a founding member and first trumpet in the brass quintet Macomb Brassworks, co-principal trumpet of the Southeast Michigan Wind Ensemble, and trumpet/flugelhorn player for the Metro-Detroit Indie-Pop Band "If Walls Could Talk" and can be heard on their 2022 album "Press Start."
Currently in his second year of teaching instrumental music in the Lake Shore Public School District, Mr. Arnold serves as the director of the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Jazz Ensemble, and Shorian Marching Band at Lake Shore High School. He also serves as the Director of Bands at Kennedy Middle School, teaching 6th Grade Beginning band, 7th/8th Grade Intermediate Band, and the renowned KMS Jazz Ensemble.
Before his time in Lake Shore, Mr. Arnold taught band at Perry High School & Perry Middle School in Perry, MI, the International Academy of Macomb High School in Clinton Township, MI. and served as intern band teacher at Anchor Bay High School in Fair Haven, Michigan.
If you'd like to learn more about Mr. Arnold, please visit the "Meet Mr. Arnold!" news announcement.
Brad Arnold, Director of Bands
Lake Shore High School
22980 13 Mile Road
St. Clair Shores, MI, 48082
Kennedy Middle School
St Clair Shores, MI 48082