STAFF

Artistic Director, Marc Dunbar

Marc Dunbar began conducting the Oak Lawn Band as assistant director in September 2016 under the guidance of Tim Norris. Prior to his appointment, he participated with the band as a member of the saxophone section for three consecutive seasons, beginning in the fall of 2013.

 

Marc received his Bachelor of Music with an emphasis in instrumental education from West Texas A&M University, where he performed in the renowned WT Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, the Sound of West Texas Marching Band, and the Solstice Saxophone Quartet.

 

Upon graduation from the university, Marc moved home to Plano, TX, to begin teaching private saxophone lessons. He currently teaches in Highland Park ISD and Plano ISD, with students ranging from fifth through twelfth grade. He has performed for several seasons with the Carrollton Wind Symphony, the Metropolitan Winds, and the Metropolitan Saxophone Quartet. Recently, Marc joined the Singapore Slingers, a pre-jazz dance band, under the direction of Matt Tolentino.

Associate Conductor, Nicholes Nunley

Nicholes earned his Bachelor of Music with Instrumental Emphasis from the University of Texas at Austin. He performed with the UT Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony, and Symphony Band. He has also spent 3 years in the Longhorn Band where he served as a Mellophone section leader.

 

Currently Nicholes lives in Dallas and has started his teaching career as an Assistant Middle School Band Director in Crowley ISD. In his free time he continues performing Horn and learning a variety of instruments.

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SECTION MANAGERS

Flute/Upper Double Reed

Cheryl Stewart

Asst, Susan Hoey

Trumpet

Tim Sitter

Low Brass

Miriam Kolni

Clarinet

Ellen Kaner

Percussion

Megan Green

Asst, Sarah Glenney

Lower Reeds

Joshua Bayles

Horns/Sax

Karl Lewis

Interested in getting involved in the leadership of the OLB? Then check out the various opportunities available! Anyone with a passion for the arts in Dallas is encouraged to participate in the direction of the organization.  *Membership as a performer is not required.

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