Kirt N. Mosier has
been an educator for over 20 years. Mr. Mosier was director of
orchestras at Raytown South High School and Raytown South Middle
School for nine years, and an adjunct professor for Baker University,
where he taught music history. Currently, he is director of
orchestras at Lee's Summit West High School, and an adjunct professor
for the University of MissouriKansas City, where he teaches
arranging for music education and master's degree candidates. Mr.
Mosier holds a B.M.E. degree and an M.M. degree in composition from
UMKC. With over 60 published works for orchestra, Mr. Mosier's
compositions have been featured at the Midwest Clinic and have gained
national accolades. Baltic Dance won the 1993 National School
Orchestra Association composition contest, and American Reel won the
2004 Merle J. Isaac Composition Contest.
Mr. Mosier is an
active clinician and adjudicator throughout the Midwest and southern
United States, having conducted all-state and region groups in
Montana, Tennessee, Texas, Kansas, Missouri, and South Carolina.