Chris Moore

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Director of Athletic Bands, School of Music
Director, Athletic Bands
(404) 894-8977

Christopher Moore currently serves as director of athletic bands and coordinator of percussion studies. He previously served as assistant director and staff arranger of the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Band and director of instrumental music at Marist School in Atlanta. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Jacksonville State University and a Master of Music degree from East Carolina University.  Moore is an active freelance performer, clinician, arranger, composer, and film scorer. His compositions and arrangements have been performed nationally and internationally. He has served as percussion and arranging consultant to Wynton Marsalis on three large works for the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and the New York Philharmonic. Moore also is director of the Atlanta Falcons Drumline and House Band.

Educational Background

1988 - Master of Music, East Carolina University

1986 - Bachelor of Arts, Jacksonville State University

Fields

  • Band
  • Percussion
  • Music Technology
Teaching: 

Recent Courses

  • MUSI 1008, 2008, 3008, 4008 – Marching Band (1995 – present)
  • MUSI 1009, 2009, 3009, 4009 – Pep Band (1995 – present)
  • MUSI 1520, 2520, 3520, 4520 – Percussion Ensemble (1995 – present)
  • MUSI 2521,3521,4521 – Electronic Percussion Studio/ Ensemble (1998 – present)
  • MUSI 4630 – Music Recording and Mixing (2000 – present)
  • MUSI 6103 – Music Recording and Mixing (2008 – present)
  • MUSI 3803 – Media Production (2006 – present)