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Mike Sundt

Mike Sundt is the Director of Bands and Jazz at Washington Middle School. He teaches beginning to advanced level concert bands and jazz.

Mr. Sundt studied music at Central Michigan University and graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Instrumental Music Education, with a focus in double bass performance. He also has two Masters degrees in Learning & Technology and Curriculum & Instruction.

In his time as the Band Director at Tolt Middle School, he was a quarterfinalist for the Grammy Museum’s “Educator of the Year” award.

As a bassist, Mr. Sundt has performed around the region with a variety of jazz ensembles, including the Pacific Cascade Big Band and the Eastside Modern Jazz Orchestra. He is a member of Washington Music Educators’ Association and the National Association for Music Education.

Washington Music Educator Association


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