ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF BANDS AT HENRY CLAY HIGH SCHOOL
Jeffrey A. Bayerle is currently in his eighth year as the Assistant Director of Bands at Henry Clay High School. Mr. Bayerle’s duties include directing the Symphonic band and Lab Band while assisting in the direction of the Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Percussion Ensembles, Marching Band, and Pep Bands. Under his direction, the Symphonic Band has received unanimous distinguished ratings at District Concert Band Festival. The Wind Ensemble was selected and performed at the 2013 KMEA In-Service Conference and the 2010 UK High School Band Invitational Concert. The Henry Clay High School Jazz Ensemble was selected to perform 2011 Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) In-Service Conferences and has received numerous invitations for public performances. Also, Mr. Bayerle currently serves as the assistant at Morton Middle School for the 6th grade band under the direction of Todd Chamberlain. Mr. Bayerle is a graduate of Henry Clay High School (Class of 2001) and Morton Middle School.
Prior to his appointment to Henry Clay, Mr. Bayerle was the Director of Bands at Leestown Middle School. While at Leestown, Mr. Bayerle was also the Band Director at Cardinal Valley Elementary and Linlee Elementary Schools.
Jeffrey Bayerle graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2006 with a Bachelor’s in Music Education. He studied saxophone under Miles and Lisa Osland. Mr. Bayerle also received his Master’s Degree from Morehead State University in Music Education. While at Morehead State University, Mr. Bayerle studied conducting under Dr. Richard Miles. Mr. Bayerle currently resides in Lexington, KY with his wife Sarah and two dogs. In January 2016, he welcomed his firstborn son, Jack!