Albert J. Shimkus, Jr. is a graduate of West Chester University in West Chester, Pa. where he received a Bachelor of Science in Music Education. He also attended East Stroudsburg University, Pa. and Hofstra University, NY, earning a Master of Arts in Secondary Education and Wind Conducting.
Mr. Shimkus is currently the band director at Notre Dame High School in Easton, Pa. He lives in Allentown, Pa.
Don Kemmerer is a graduate of West Chester University where he completed a degree in music education. After graduation he taught instrumental music in the public school system.
Mr Kemmerer has performed in many of the bands in the Lehigh Valley. He is also a member of the Bethlehem Area Moravian Trombone Choir and is presently its conductor.
Mr. Kemmerer is the musical director of the Bethlehem Municipal Band. He is a member of the American Federation of Musicians.