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Meredyth Petersen is the band director at Gulf Shores Middle School, Gulf Shores Elementary School, and Orange Beach Elementary School and is the assistant band director at Gulf Shores High School. Her responsibilities include teaching the middle school concert bands, the elementary beginning bands, and assisting with the high school concert band and marching band. Bands under her direction have consistently earned superior ratings. She is an active clinician throughout southern Alabama for middle school and high school bands. Since 2014, she has served on the faculty of the Indiana University Summer Music Clinic teaching advanced music theory. She holds a BA in Music Education from Virginia Tech and a Master of Music Education from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University.
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