Location: California, USA
Born and raised in small-town Wisconsin, Jonathan Ulrich has been involved in the performing arts since elementary school chorus in the 4th grade, and continued through high school as a student in the award-winning Sauk Prairie High School music program in Prairie du Sac. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Saint Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin, a Master’s of Arts Degree in Education from San Francisco (CA) State University, a Crosscultural Language Acquisition and Development Certificate from California State Polytechnic University at Pomona (CA), and a Master of Science Degree in Educational Leadership from National University in La Jolla, California. Jonathan holds teaching credentials in California and Wisconsin, is a candidate for National Board Certification in Teaching Music, and his experience teaching Middle School and High School Music dates back to the mid 1990s.
Currently, Mr. Ulrich is the Director of Choirs and Musical Theatre at Hanford West High School. He is also a regular judge for choir, marching band, color guard, and solo and ensemble festivals, and has been involved with many organizations such as the Northern California Band Association, the California Color Guard Circuit, Drum Corps International, the Central Valley Guard and Percussion Circuit, the California Music Educator’s Association, the Wisconsin School Music Association, and the National Association for Music Education.