Mr. Breitigam is a 1986 graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Music Education (B.M.E.) degree. Additionally, he earned a Master in the Art of Teaching (M.A.T.) degree from Marygrove College. While at Ohio State, he participated in Men's Glee Club and The Ohio State University Marching Band. He had the opportunity to participate in the Holiday, Fiesta, Rose, Citrus and Cotton Bowls while in marching band. After graduation, he had a full time sub position at Zanesville High School, and then taught at Crooksville Exempted Village Schools for his first three years. In the fall of 1990, he was hired as the band director here at Arcadia and has enjoyed his tenure teaching bands, choirs, general music and music theory. Mr. Breitigam is currently teaching bands 5-12, 4th & 6th grade general music, and team teaching JH and HS choir with Mrs. Vaughn. He takes great pride in the outstanding musical accomplishments of his students. PRIDE, POWER, SPIRIT....our band has what it takes!
**Congratulations to the following band members who will be performing with the 2014 All Hancock County Band. Kane Benner and Kadin Harris (percussion), Riley Dean and Kyle Inbody (trombone), Drew Hanna (trumpet), Nick Daniels (FHorn), Andy Burkmier (bari sax), Austin Marczak (tenor sax), Shae Watkins (flute) and Allyson Bader-Dunn (clarinet). Special mention to Kane, Riley, Andy and Austin who are FIRST CHAIR this year! They will be performing (along with the All County Choir) in concert on Sunday, February 16th at 3pm at McComb High School.