Itinerary for the 4th contest at Dublin Jerome!
Itinerary for the 4th contest at Dublin Jerome!
Itinerary for away game @ North Baltimore
Itinerary for away game @ North Baltimore

Mr. James Brake, Director

 Mr. Brake is in his 3rd year of teaching music at Arcadia Local Schools. Mr. Brake teaches 4th and 6th grade general music, band for grades 5-12, and team teaches middles school and high school choir with Mr. Fullenkamp.
Mr. Brake received his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Bluffton University in 2012. While attending Bluffton University, Mr. Brake was a member of the jazz ensemble, concert band, Accent! men’s chorus, Camerata Singers, percussion ensemble, and Brass Society. Mr. Brake was the Audience’s Choice winner of the 2011 Bluffton University Young Artists Competition. Additionally, Mr. Brake studied musical composition and had one of his piano pieces debuted at Steinway Hall in New York City.


Prior to teaching at Arcadia, Mr. Brake was the K-12 music teacher and band director at St. Wendelin Catholic School in Fostoria from 2013 until the spring of 2017.

Adjudicated Event Results

High School Band
OMEA State Concert Ratings

1993 Concert Band   Districts-II
1994 Concert Band   Districts-II
1995 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-III
1996 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
1997 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
1999 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2000 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2001 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2002 Concert Band   Districts-II
2003 Concert Band   Districts-II
2004 Concert Band   Districts-II
2005 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2006 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2008 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2009 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2011 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2012 Concert Band   Districts-I   State-I
2013 Concert Band   Districts-II
2014-Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2015-Concert Band   Districts-II
2016-Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2017-Concert Band   Districts-II
2018-Concert Band   Districts-I   State-II
2019-Concert Band    Districts-II 
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