Band and Percussion Instructor
Dan Patterson is the director of the bands at Aberdeen High School and has been since the fall of 2007. He is currently responsible for Jazz Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Percussion, Pep Band, Marching Band and Class Guitar. Previously, he taught band and choir for 9 years in Spirit Lake, Idaho. Dan earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Arts and Education at Eastern Washington University. Through Southern Oregon University and the American Band College he has earned a Master’s Degree in conducting. He has worked as a clinician for marching bands and taught at several summer music camps throughout the Northwest.
Aberdeen High School Bands web page has information about concert bands, jazz ensemble, pep band, marching band, and percussion ensemble.