• Hunter Lewis

    B.A. (Music Education), Texas Christian University
    M.M (Conducting), Oklahoma State University

    Hunter Lewis is a native of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and is excited to join the faculty of the IM Terrell Academy as Director of Instrumental Music. Before coming to IM Terrell, Mr. Lewis taught with many of the nation’s premier music educators in the Birdville, Mansfield and Broken Arrow School Districts.
    He earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Texas Christian University and a Master of Music in Conducting from Oklahoma State University. His primary conducting teachers include Joseph P. Missal, Z. Randall Stroope , Bobby R. Francis and German Gutierrez.
    As an educator, Mr. Lewis’ ensembles have received sweepstakes awards at both TMEA and OSSAA contests for outstanding achievement on the concert stage and marching field. He served on the staff of the 2011 Bands of America Grand National Champion “Pride of Broken Arrow” and has also co-taught groups that competed at the Texas State Marching Contest in 2013 and 2014, with the Lake Ridge High School Marching Band earning finalist recognition in 2013. 
    He currently resides in Fort Worth, TX and is as a clinician and adjudicator throughout the state of Texas.
  • The purposes of the I.M. Terrell Instrumental Music Department are:

    • to develop an understanding and appreciation for instrumental music of all styles and genres.

    • to train students in music to a point where they may participate in the performances that enable them to continue making music where as an avocation or a profession, after graduation from high school.

    • to assist students in growing into responsible and successful members of society who possess the essential characteristics of integrity, dependability and loyalty.

    • to provide opportunities to our students to interact with community partners in

      order to foster a growth though real-world experiences.

    • to promote the place and value of music in our global community and the

      significant role music plays in the cultural, intellectual, and social lives of all citizens.