The director is Elmer Jackson, Band director and a veteran of the war in Iraq. He's spent over 36 years performing and teaching music, including 22 years in Army bands. Elmer has a Masters Degree in Music Education and Leadership. He has performed music for people all over the world and with other musicians in Kansas City, MO and St. Louis, MO. One of Mr. Jackson's main goals is to bring more live band music to the people here in the Brazos Valley.
Elmer Jackson started the Brazos Valley Community Band in the fall of 2008. The group started out with just 2 players and has grown to over 40! The Brazos Valley Community Band gets bigger and better every season.