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“OUR SOUND WILL CHANGE THIS WORLD IF WE KEEP ON GOING”
— Mickey Smith Jr.
Mickey Smith Jr. is one of the most dynamic educators and musicians today. A recipient of numerous awards Mickey's work and music has been recognized by various Band Director’s Associations, Phi Beta Mu and the The Recording Academy (The GRAMMY Foundation). As a saxophonist, speaker, and author, his music and message embodies a level of expression that resonate with ensembles and audiences alike. Through his agency Mickey Smith Jr. Enrichment & Solutions Mickey's message and music has been appreciated around the world. Mickey regularly performs and speaks to students, teachers, churches, civic groups, and conventions across the country. Mickey's classroom at Maplewood Middle School not only serves the students of Maplewood but it also serves as an instructional lab for college education majors at McNeese State University. Mickey's work in the community, through music, is helping countless individuals KEEP ON GOING to DISCOVERING THEIR SOUND (their unique personal-significance).
Mickey’s schedule includes many appearances as speaker, saxophonist, and educator enrichment and solutions specialist for National, State and Regional organizations. He also frequently appears as a Education clinician, and has presented sessions and seminars at numerous colleges and universities as well as state and national conferences. He has served as a conductor and clinician for numerous music events throughout the United States and has twice been named a national finalist for The GRAMMY Foundation's Music Educator Award. Mickey is currently Director of Bands at Maplewood Middle School in Southwest Louisiana.
He and his wife (fellow educator and college-sweetheart) Eugenia have two children William (9) and Mikayla (15) and reside in Sulphur, Louisiana.