Brandon Kunka, Percussion Director
Mr. Brandon Kunka is the Director of Percussion at Cambridge High School. Originally from Savannah, Georgia, Mr. Kunka holds degrees in Percussion Performance and Music Composition from Georgia Southern University, and a Master's Degree in Percussion Performance from the University of Miami. He has studied with Ney Rosauro, Annie Allman, Matt Fallin, Bill Schmid, Michael Braz, Shannon Wood, and WanChun Liao.
Mr. Kunka is an active clinician, giving master classes for middle and high school students throughout the state of Georgia. He has performed with such artists as Sarah McLachlan, Red Holloway, Tom “Bones” Malone, and Paul Oakenfold, and toured China as the timpanist with the Hollywood Concert Orchestra. He has performed at the 2010 Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) and has been a member of the Cobb Wind Symphony. Mr. Kunka is also a drummer, bassist, and guitarist for various live and studio projects in Atlanta.
As a composer, he has been commissioned by Dr. Daniel Pittman and the Georgia Southern University Symphonic Wind Ensemble, as well as Dr. Ney Rosauro and the University of Miami Percussion Ensemble. He has also written percussion arrangements and full marching band arrangements for various high school programs.
Mr. Kunka is a member of the Percussive Arts Society, the National Association for Music Education, and the Georgia Music Educators Association. He is endorsed by Vic Firth, Incorporated.
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