The Bands of Bayside

Phone: 757-648-5200 ext 59561

Email: Jonathan.Duggan@vbschools.com

Director of Bands

Jonathan Duggan

     Jonathan Duggan is a 2016 graduate from Regent University with a Master's in Educational Leadership. He is a 2012 graduate from Old Dominion University. He graduated with his Bachelor’s in Music Education with a minor in Criminal Justice. While at ODU, Mr. Duggan was involved with Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Brass Choir, Woodwind Quintets, and Athletic Bands. He held many leadership positions such as: Department of Music equipment manager, Wind Ensemble band manager and librarian, Undergraduate Assistant for the Athletic Bands for two years, and Uniform and Equipment Manager for the Marching Monarchs.

     Mr. Duggan is beginning his 4th year as Director of Bands here at Bayside and his 4th year with VBCPS. . Additionally, he is attending Regent University in the pursuit of his Masters in Educational Leadership. 

     Mr. Duggan is a native of Virginia Beach, VA graduating from Kempsville High School in 2007. Mr. Duggan enjoys spending his free time with his new wife, Lindsey. During the summer time they live at the beach.

     He is an active member in NAfME, VMEA, VEA, SVEA, and International Horn Society. While at ODU, Mr. Duggan was published in Introduction to Effective Music Teaching: Artistry and Attitude by Alfred Townsend, 2011.