About the Teacher

NAME: Greg Allison

SCHOOL: Washington Middle School

BANDS: Symphonic, Concert, Cadet, and Jazz

SCHOOL PHONE: 360.596.3102

Greg Allison, Washington Middle School Director of Bands, received his B.A.
and M.A. in Music Education from Western Washington University where he
studied trumpet with the late William D. Cole. Mr. Allison has taught
instrumental music in the Olympia School District for 36 years. His bands have
been chosen to perform at the Washington State and All Northwest Music
Educators’ Conference and the Western International Band Clinic.

Mr. Allison has performed with the NW Wind Symphony and is a former member of
the Tacoma Concert Band and Evergreen Brass Quintet. Mr. Allison has been a
guest adjudicator, clinician, and conductor for state and regional
festivals and conventions including the Mid-West Band and Orchestra Clinic in
Chicago. He has also been the Band Curriculum Officer and West Vice President
for the Washington Music Educators Association (WMEA). He was honored
in 2008 as the WMEA Middle Level Teacher of the Year and in 2014 He was
inducted to the WMEA Hall of Fame