HUNTSVILLE, AL - A 1986 Alabama A&M University music education graduate will return to his alma mater as director of bands.
Carlton J. Wright has distinguished himself as a band director at a number of schools, particularly in the metropolitan Birmingham, Ala., area. For instance, he has served as band director at Minor High School in Adamsville, Ala.; Carver High School in Birmingham, Ala.; and Fairfield High Preparatory School in Fairfield, Ala.
The band leader and Montgomery, Ala., native has led bands as an assistant director at Bottenfield Middle School, Adamsville, Ala.; Southlawn Middle School, and was assistant orchestra director and trumpeter at Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. Moreover, Wright has taught as an adjunct music instructor at Lawson State Community College.