Mr. Kyle Bickwit
Director of Bands- East Hall Middle School
Kyle Bickwit is currently the Director of Bands at East Hall Middle School. Mr. Bickwit began his career in the marching percussion world with Alliance Drum and Bugle Corps in 2008. He marched with Alliance through 2010, and also performed with Atlanta Quest Independent Indoor Drumline in 2009 and 2010.
Kyle earned his Bachelor of Arts in Music Education and Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance (Bassoon) from the University of Georgia’s Hugh Hodgson School of Music. During his time at UGA, he spent two years as a member of the Redcoat Band and two years on staff as the Front Ensemble Instructor. Kyle continues to stay involved with UGA as a staff member for their Summer Music Camps.
A highlight of Kyle’s performance career was his summer touring as a Marimba player with the Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps in 2011. In his free time, Kyle enjoys playing tennis, running and rock-climbing. He currently lives in Athens with his wife, Cecile.