Robert Curry

Mr. Robert Curry taught public school music for two years in Colorado and 30 years in Utah including 24 at Highland High School in Salt Lake City.  The GRAMMY Foundation recognized Highland on four different occasions as a GRAMMY Signature School.  Currently, Mr. Curry teaches at Stonewall Jackson High School in Quicksburg, Virginia.  He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana; a Master of Arts degree from BYU; and has done post-graduate study at the University of Utah.  He has had articles published in The Instrumentalist, Teaching Theatre, and the UMEA Interface magazines.  He has also graded Advanced Placement Music Theory tests.  The College Board published his AP Music Theory curriculum in the 2007 edition of the Teachers’ Guide for AP Music Theory. An active performer, he has performed with the Salt Lake Symphonic Winds and was assistant conductor of the ensemble for several years.  In Virginia he performs with Just Jazzin’, an adult community big band.