South Central Middle School Band

-- Making Great Music since 1988

christopher brad griner, director

Christopher Brad Griner is in his first year of teaching as Director of Bands at South Central Middle School. He is beyond excited to begin working with the amazing faculty, staff, students, and parents that help make this program successful. Brad is a recent graduate of Reinhardt University with a Bachelors degree in Music Education.

Brad has held several principal trombone positions throughout his time at Reinhardt, performed for many church services, was a member of the Georgia Wind Symphony and Georgia Symphony Orchestra, and has been a private instructor for the past 5 years. Under Brad’s instruction, his students have placed in the top ensembles at their schools and have participated in District and All-State Honor Bands as well as Janfest at UGA and Reinhardt Honor Winds.

Brad is a member of the Georgia Music Educators Association, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, and Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society.

Brad recently married his high school sweetheart, Amanda, and the two currently live in Holly Springs, GA.