Reagan Brumley is the Director of Instrumental Music for the Highland Park ISD, where he serves as Director of the “Highlander” Marching Band, conducts the Wind Symphony, and guides all aspects of the Highland Park Bands, grades 5-12. During Mr. Brumley’s tenure in this position, the HPHS Band has advanced to the Texas State Marching Contest and been named a State finalist, and advanced to the finals of the Area C Marching Contest at every opportunity. In addition, the band has won grand championships and class championships at marching contests around DFW. The Highland Park Wind Symphony has earned State Honor Band Finalist status, finishing 4th in the state in class 5A in 2017. The program also has a strong track record of success in the TMEA All-State process, placing the highest number of students in the All-State Bands of any 5A band program in their area in 2017 and 2018. Prior to Mr. Brumley’s appointment at Highland Park, he was the Associate Director of Bands at Berkner High School where he was the conductor of Symphonic Band II, led music rehearsals for the Class 6A State Marching Finalist Berkner Marching Band, coordinated the private lesson program, and taught 6th grade band in the cluster. Mr. Brumley also served as part of the teaching team that helped the Berkner Varsity Concert Band finish 2nd place in the state in 2010 and earn an invitation to the prestigious Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic in Chicago. Before his tenure at Berkner, Mr. Brumley also served on the band staffs of Lake Highlands High School and Red Oak High School and Junior High.
Mr. Brumley is a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas Bandmasters Association and also serves are President of TMEA Region 20. In 2018, Mr. Brumley was inducted into the Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Mu International Bandmasters Fraternity. He holds a Masters of Music in Wind Conducting from Texas A&M University-Commerce, and a Bachelors of Music from the University of Texas-Brownsville. Mr. Brumley is in demand as a clinician and adjudicator throughout Texas. He and his wife, Cayce, reside in Dallas along with their daughters Scarlett and Noelle.
1002 Central Parkway South | San Antonio, TX 78232