Bands Faculty & Staff

Learn more about the directors and leaders of the kent state bands and jazz ensembles


Dr. Wendy K. Matthews

Director of Bands
Music Education, Wind Ensemble
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Dr. Darin Olson

Director of Athletic Bands & Associate Director of Bands
Marching Golden Flashes, Flasher Brass, Symphony Band, University Band


Bobby Selvaggio

Director of Jazz Studies
Jazz Orchestra, Saxophone
Learn more about Bobby