Conductor, 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, and 2013 High School Honors Symphony Orchestra (Carnegie Hall), 2016, 2015, and 2014 Middle School Honors Junior Band (Carnegie Hall); 2012 and 2011 High School Honors Band (Carnegie Hall)
Jeffrey Grogan is professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at Oklahoma City University's Bass School of Music and additionally serves as artistic director of the Oklahoma Youth Orchestras. Prior to his appointments in Oklahoma City, he has served as the Education and Community Engagement Conductor of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO). His humanistic approach to leadership, coupled with a strong command of skills as a musical communicator, has earned him an impressive reputation with audiences and music programs throughout the country.
Grogan has also served as Artistic Director of the NJSO Youth Orchestra Program, the InterSchool Orchestras of New York and the New Jersey Youth Symphony. He considers his work with young musicians to be the cornerstone of his career. Mr. Grogan has served as adjudicator, conductor, and clinician for many prestigious festivals. He was also a participant in the Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview sponsored by the League of American Orchestras. Grogan is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University and the University of Michigan.
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