JAY HAGY currently serves as a Band Director for the Grisham Middle School Band in Austin, TX. Prior to this appointment, he served as an Associate Band Director at Grain Valley High School in Kansas City, MO and Klein Oak High School in Houston, TX. Jay was a member of the Madison Scouts Brass team from 2009 to 2016, in which time he served as a brass instructor, interim caption head, and consultant. He marched as member of the Southwind Drum and Bugle Corps in 1999 and 2001.
Jay earned a Masters of Music in Tuba Performance from the University of Alabama, where he studied with Mike Dunn and Demondrae Thurman. While at the University of Alabama, Jay served as a Music Instructor for the School of Music and a Graduate Teaching Assistant for the Million Dollar Band. In 2008, his Tuba Quartet from the University of Alabama won 1st place in the International Tuba and Euphonium Conference Quartet Competition. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Western Kentucky University.