Kyle Whitehead is the Director of Bands at Estevan Comprehensive School in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada. He has been in the position since 2010 and has been in charge of the Grade 9 Band, Sr. Band, Jazz Band and been Co-Director of three musicals in his time at ECS. His groups have travelled across the US and Canada to festivals and on tours as well as marched in the 2013 Grey Cup Parade in a balmy -30 degrees Celcius!
Prior to Estevan, Kyle held the position of Jr. High Band Master in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada and was in charge of the Grade 7 and 8 band programs, Jr. Jazz Bands, Co-Organizer of the Nor-Man Honour Band Festival, Nor-Man Jazz Festival, Tour planner for joint Jr. and High School band trips and started a Beginner Band Kick Start Camp in Conjunction with Music Education Students and Professors from Brandon University.
Kyle graduated from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND with a B.S. in Vocal and Instrumental Music Education. He is a member of the Saskatchewan Band Association, Saskatchewan Music Educators Association, Woodwind Instructor at the Kenosee Summer Band Camp, and has been the Chairman of the Whitehead Foundation for the Arts in Western Manitoba for 14 years.