Brunswick High School Band


John Birge


Mr. Birge is a native of Jacksonville, Florida. He received both his Bachelors and his Master of Music Education from Florida State University where he was actively involved in all aspects of the music program. He is currently in his 16th year of teaching and his 10th year as director at Brunswick High School. He is and avid tennis player and enjoys being outdoors. Mr. Birge lives in Brunswick with his wife Rachel Fitzpatrick and his sons Joseph, John-Michael, and Caleb.

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Anthony Jones is the Director of Bands at Jane Macon Middle School. Mr. Jones is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and received this Master’s degree from Boston University. He is currently in his 11th year of teaching, and his 2nd at Jane Macon. This past July he and his wife LaToya welcomed their newest member, Trenton, to the family.

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 Mrs. Sadowski is a native of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Special Education from the University of Alabama (ROLL TIDE!). She worked in special education for six years before becoming a school counselor after she received her Master of Arts in Counseling Degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In 2005, Mrs. Sadowski moved to Brunswick where she is currently in her eighth year at Brunswick High School. In 2011 and 2012, she received the Region XII Secondary Counselor of the Year. She recently received her Specialist in Counseling from the University of Alabama. This is Mrs. Sadowski’s third year serving as the Auxiliary Coordinator for the Brunswick High School Marching Pirates. She lives in Brunswick with her husband, Chris, and their sons, Robby and Nicholas.

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Mr. Wright is the Director of Bands at Needwood Middle School. A graduate of Georgia Southern University in 2013, he is currently in his second year teaching. Mr. Wright is involved in several music ensembles in Glyn County including the Golden Isles Community Band and the Brass Choir. Mr. Wright resides in Brunswick with his wife Christina and their dog Libby.

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