Conn Selmer Educational Clinician
David W. Vandewalker serves as the lead instructional coach for Strategic Musication, executive director for the Servant Leadership Association for Music, and the principal conductor of the Georgia Wind Symphony. Additionally, he served as the Coordinator of Performing Arts for the Fulton County Schools, associate conductor for Tara Winds, assistant director of bands at Georgia State University, and Director of Bands at Harrison High School in Kennesaw, Georgia.
Dr. Vandewalker has led concerts before esteemed audiences such as the CBDNA/NBA, Music for All National Concert Festival, and the Midwest Clinic. Marching Bands under his instruction received honors including participation in the 2009 & 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, ranked top-ten nationally by the 2013 CBDNA, and Bands of America Grand National Finalist. He serves as an evaluator for the Music for All National Festival and Executive Director for Conn Selmer Parent Booster Community, is a GIA author, and has shared professional development in North America, Asia, Europe, and Africa.