Phone: 972-429-3213


Degrees and Certifications:

B.M.E. in Music Education, University of Kansas M.M. in Music Education, Southern Methodist University

Mr. Matthew Hedrick

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Matthew Hedrick is the Director of Bands at Burnett Junior High School in Wylie, Texas. Prior to his position in Wylie, Mr. Hedrick served as Assistant Band Director and Director of Jazz at Fowler Middle School in Plano, Texas.  Mr. Hedrick has additionally taught in Richardson, Texas and Norman, Oklahoma.

Mr. Hedrick holds a Master’s Degree in Music Education from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from the University of Kansas. He currently holds memberships in the Texas Music Educators Association, Texas Jazz Educators Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, the International Trumpet Guild, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity.

Bands under his direction have performed at the prestigious Texas Music Educators Association Convention and been consistent sweepstakes award winners at UIL and invitational festivals. As a trumpet player, Mr. Hedrick has performed across the United States with various ensembles, including performing at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Sydney, Australia.

Mr. Hedrick directs the Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, Jazz Ensembles, and teaches beginning flute, trumpet, and horn classes.