The Green County Band Program is under the direction of Mr. Nathan Willoughby. Mr. Willoughby has been teaching in Green County since 2015. He is a native of Mt. Washington, KY and received his Bachelors degree in Music Education from Campbellsville University. While at CU, he was a member of the Collegiate Music Educators National Conference. He also participated in the University’s Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, Pep Band, and served as section leader of the bass drum line for the Tiger Marching Band in 2006. Mr. Willoughby has participated in WGI indoor drumlines and was a member of the WGI Open Class Finalists East Eighty Percussion in 2007.
The band program has seen great success since his tenure at Green County began. The High School Concert Band has received a Distinguished rating at the KMEA Concert Band Festival and the Marching Dragons have competed in both KMEA and Midstates marching band competitions.
Mr. Willoughby has served as Fourth District Band Director’s Association (FDBDA) All-District Band Chair and is also a member of the Vic Firth Education Team.