Mr. Jerry Bertrand

Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music
Director of Bands

B.M.E., Morningside College; M.M.E., University of Northern Iowa

Professor Bertrand has been a member of the Sioux City Symphony for over forty years. During the summer he conducts the LeMars Municipal Band. He has served as president of Northwest Iowa Bandmasters, state chair of American School Band Directors Association and has served on the Bandmasters Association Concert Band Affairs Committee. He is currently a member of the Iowa Bandmasters Association, serving as the state election chairman.  Professor Bertrand is active as an adjudicator for concert bands, jazz bands and solo and ensemble festivals. He has been a guest conductor of numerous area festivals in Iowa, Minnesota, and Nebraska. 

Courses

Music Theory I and II, Music Fundamentals I and II, Techniques in Woodwinds, Techniques in Brass, Techniques in Percussion, Conducting I, Concert Band, Methods of Teaching Instrumental Music, Applies Brass- trumpet

Jerry Bertrand