Steven Wampler, Music Director

The Montgomery Village Community Band is proud to have Steven Wampler as its Music Director since May, 2012.

Mr. Wampler is a graduate of Orange County High School, (Orange, VA) Class of 1974, served in the U.S. Army as an Army Bandsman and graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1982 with a B.S. in music education and 1987 with a masters of music in music education / conducting.

He has taught in Vermont, Connecticut, Virginia and Maryland for 30 years at the elementary, high school and college levels. His high school bands have performed in the United States, Canada and Europe.

His jazz ensembles played at the Montreaux Jazz Festival, the Villa-Nueve Jazz Festival and the Vienne Jazz Festival in France.

As a composer, he has composed several band and orchestra pieces published by Howard Publications. He is currently the band director at Elkridge Elementary School in Elkridge, MD. Steve has two sons, Phillip and David.

Steve can be contacted at