Dr. Steven Sudduth joined the faculty in 2008 as Director of Bands and Brass Studies. He teaches conducting, brass methods, instrumental methods, orchestration and arranging and is co-director of the Patriot Marching Band.
Since 20011, Dr. Sudduth has been conductor of the Southern Stars Symphonic Brass Band, a professional ensemble based in Crossville, TN and recently, he was appointed director of the Knoxville Christian Youth Band in Tennessee.
Dr. Sudduth earned his DMA at University of North Carolina – Greensboro, and he holds a Master of Music in composition from Western Michigan University. He received his Bachelor of Music degree in trombone performance at the University of Central Arkansas.