Bryan Kidd is the
retired chief composer and arranger for the U.S. Navy Band in
Washington, D.C. He began his music career as a band director in
Fairfax County, Virginia, after graduating from Shenandoah
University. A composer and arranger of numerous published works, Mr.
Kidd has been an annual recipient of ASCAP's Standard Award for his
compositions in the educational field since 1996. Currently, he is
the director of several middle school and high school jazz ensembles
and combos in Prince William County, Virginia.