Brent Turner, M.Ed, – has been passionate about music and the marching arts since beginning to play trumpet in Des Moines, Iowa at Western Hills Elementary School. His experiences include solo trumpet, quintet, orchestra, concert band, wind ensemble, jazz band and marching band at all levels of K-12 public education and at the University of Minnesota. Brent was drum major at Parkway West High School in 1986 where he also received the John Phillips Sousa award. He was a member of the Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps from 1987-1989 and continued teaching the Scouts through 1996. His experiences in the University of Minnesota Marching Band as rank lieutenant and section leader broadened his definition and passion for the marching arts.
Brent is a clinician for drum majors and visual programs in the upper Midwest. He continues his public music advocacy through his Youth In Music organization (www.youthinmusic.org) which sponsors scholarships, clinics, band camps and an Upper Midwest
Championships in the HHH Metrodome late in October.
Brent joins the Stanbury Uniform family after teaching at Eden Prairie High School in Minnesota for 12 years. He currently lives in Apple Valley, MN which is the geographic center of the MN, IA, and WI territory he serves. Turner continues to play his trumpet and conduct local ensembles in community & church events. He looks forward to meeting, creating, and matching you with the best Stanbury Uniform products for your band, orchestra, and marching band. No project too big or small.