Dr. Michael Christensen
Instrumental Music Instructor/Director of Bands
Dr. Michael Christensen joins the Red Raven family in 2016-2017 as the Instrumental Music Instructor and Director of Bands. Michael has a Doctorate of Musical Arts from Texas Tech University, and a Master of Music and a Bachelor of Musical Arts from the University of Oklahoma. Michael was a lecturer at the University of Texas at Brownsville for a year and has also taught music at the K-12 level. In addition, Michael has taught students privately and worked for the Lubbock (Texas) Symphony Orchestra and the Norman (Okla.) Music Institute. Michael also served a four-year tour of duty in the United States Navy aboard the USS Fort McHenry from 2006 to 2010.
D.M.A. Texas Tech University
M.M. University of Oklahoma
B.M.A. University of Oklahoma
North American Saxophone Alliance;Texas Music Educators Association;Texas Jazz Educators Association;Jazz Education Network