Phone: 785-832-6050 x4358
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music Education, Baker University
Mrs. Judy Erpelding
This is Mrs. Erpelding's seventh year as Director of Orchestras at Free State High School. In her time at Free State, Mrs. Erpelding has lead both Symphonic and Philharmonic Orchestras at the KSHSAA State Large Group Festival earning I superior ratings every year since coming to Free State. Each year she takes a record number of orchestra students to compete at the Regional and State Solo and Small ensemble contest. She has also taken students to perform in Chicago, New Orleans, and this January will be traveling with students to Los Angeles. In 2016 Mrs. Erpelding was honored to be nameed the Kansas Music Educators Association Young Teacher of the Year. Currently she is the assistant chair for the KMEA All-State Orchestra.
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