Contact the directors at BANDS@VIRGINIA.EDU
Andrew Koch, D.M.A. is the Interim Director of Bands at the University of Virginia. He joined the faculty at the University of Virginia in 2005 as the Associate Director of Bands. Ensembles under his direction include the Cavalier Marching Band, UVA Wind Ensemble, and Basketball Band. He is a Michigan-born, first-generation college student who earned degrees from Western Michigan University, the University of South Carolina, and James Madison University. Prior to joining the faculty at UVA, he taught high school & middle school bands in South Carolina and Michigan.
Michael Idzior is an Assistant Director of Bands at the University of Virginia. He assists in the administration and rehearsal of the entire band program and conducts the UVA Concert Band. Originally from the state of Michigan, he holds degrees from Western Michigan University and University of North Texas in music education and euphonium performance. Mr. Idzior is currently finishing his Doctor of Musical Arts Degree from the University of North Texas.