Meet the Director!


Chase Deases grew up in Katy, Texas and graduated from Katy High School in 2014. He attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas and graduated Cum Laude in December 2018 with a bachelors degree in music education. While at Texas Tech University Mr. Deases studied trombone under James T. Decker and performed in numerous ensembles such as the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz I Ensemble, the Goin' Band and multiple trombone quartets and choirs. He also served as an officer for two years in the National Honorary Band Fraternity, Kappa Kappa Psi. In his summers from 2013 - 2018, he marched with the Academy Drum and Bugle Corps from Tempe, Arizona joining the ranks of few members to march 6 years with the organization and serving as section leader for multiple seasons. Mr. Deases is excited to start his career with such incredible students and cannot wait to make the following years the best they can be.