Brandon Bangle is a violinist, teacher, conductor, and composer from Richmond, Virginia. He received both his Bachelor of Music in instrumental music education and Master of Arts in teaching degrees from Christopher Newport University. He taught orchestra, guitar, and piano for Spotsylvania County Schools where he was a member of the Rappahannock Pops Orchestra and a conductor with the Rappahannock Youth Symphony. He then became Director of Instrumental Music at Montverde Academy, directing both band and orchestra and facilitating the opening of the Fine Arts Conservatory. Brandon currently resides in Orlando, Florida and is the Director of Orchestras at Olympia High School. His orchestras have consistently received superior ratings at both district and state assessments, and they have performed at an Orlando Magic basketball game and on the local news. Brandon is a member of the Central Florida Community Arts Symphony Orchestra, which he has also conducted, and was a conductor of the CFCA Young Artists Orchestra.