Mr. Matt Ball
Matt Ball
Associate Director
ballmg@lisd.net 

Matt Ball is currently serving in his first year at Marcus High School and second year overall as a Texas Music Educator. Mr. Ballís responsibilities include direction of the Concert Band and assistance with the Marching and Varsity Bands and support of band students across the Marcus cluster. Mr. Ball graduated from Wakeland High School, where he was a proud member of the Wakeland Band program under the direction of Mr. Gerry Miller. Mr. Ball received his Bachelors of Music Education at Texas A&M University Commerce, where he served as the euphonium section leader in the Pride Marching Band for three years. While at A&M Commerce, Mr. Ball performed in the Wind Ensemble for four years under the direction of Mr. Phillip Clements. Mr. Ball is a euphonium player and brass specialist.

Mr. Ball has enjoyed a rich experience in the marching arts, having started his drum corps career in 2010 with the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps. Mr. Ball returned to the Cadets for the 2012 season, and from 2013 to 2015, was a member of the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps brass line under the direction of Mr. John Meehan. In 2014 and 2015, Mr. Ball was awarded the Blue Devils Esprit de Corps award. Mr. Ball completed his student teaching at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, TX, and previously served as an assistant director at Lone Star High School in Frisco, Texas in 2016-17. He currently resides in Frisco, TX.