Kevin Wood is in his seventh year with the Cypress Woods band program.  Previously he taught in the Aldine Independent School District at Aldine High School and Plummer Middle School.  He began his teaching career at Northshore High School in Slidell, LA.

Mr. Wood received his Bachelor's Degree in Instrumental Music Education from Louisiana State University in 2002.  At LSU he studied trumpet with James West and conducting with Dr. Linda Moorhouse and Frank Wickes.  He completed a Masters of Music in wind conducting at Sam Houston State University under the guidance of Director of Bands, Dr. Matthew McInturf.

Mr. Wood is a former marching member of the Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps.  He has served on the instructional staffs for various drum corps including the Academy, Colts, Revolution, and Santa Clara Vanguard.  He is an active drill designer, adjudicator, and consultant/clinician with many bands across Texas.  Mr. Wood has co-presented clinics at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention and The Midwest Clinic in Chicago, IL.  He is a member of the Texas Music Educators Association and the Texas Bandmasters Association.

When not busy at school, Mr. Wood enjoys running, triathlons, golf, and great concerts. He resides in Cypress with his wife Priya and their daughter Rani.

Responsibilities:

Symphonic Winds

Marching Band

Assists with Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Winds, and Concert Band

UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest

Middle School Liaison

Gradebook/Smart Music