Brian Morton is currently in his 1st year of teaching at Park View High School. Prior to his appointment at Park View High School, Brian served as band director for Manchester High School, Varina High School, Lloyd C. Bird High School, and taught elementary music in Fairfax County.
Brian is a graduate of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia where he earned his Bachelors of Music Education degree and his Masters of Music in Clarinet Performance from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. He continued his graduate studies at University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he served as a graduate assistant to Jennifer Walters, Rebecca MacLeod, and Connie McKoy.
Under his direction, his symphonic and marching bands have received numerous excellent and superior ratings at District Band assessments and have won many awards at band festival competitions. In 2012, Brian led the Manchester Lancer Bands to their first ever VBODA Honor Band Award, an award which has been repeated for a 3rd consecutive year. Bands under his leadership have earned a total of 5 Honor Band Awards. In 2014, Brian Morton received the Clyde L. Hughes Band Directors’ Award at the Hermitage Classis Marching Band Competition.
Brian is a member of the Virginia Music Educators Association and NAFME: The National Association for Music Education.