John Bratton

Music Design/Arranger

John Bratton is a Band and film composer, arranger, and conductor in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Prior to starting Creative Intonation Music, John was the Associate Director of Bands at Campbell High School in Cobb County, Georgia. Through his experience as a teacher, he was inspired to begin composing and arranging music for bands. He began Creative Intonation Music with the idea to write and arrange music for all skill levels so that every student and every program could have quality music for every level of their program. John draws on his
performing, teaching, as well as life experiences for every composition or arrangement he writes. John is currently writing music for a few schools around the southeast and enjoys working with directors to help them get the exact program they want for their band. He currently resides in Chattanooga, Tennessee with his wife Anna.

-B.A. Music Education at Jacksonville State University

-2009-11, 2013 Carolina Crown
-2010-2012 JSU Marching Southerners
-JSU Wind Ensemble, Chamber Winds, and Symphonic Band
-JSU Jazz Ensemble I

-2014-2017- Campbell High School Associate Band Director
-2015- Spirit of Atlanta Brass Staff
-2018-Current- Private lesson teacher in Chattanooga, TN
-2019-Current- Baylor School Low Brass Teacher

2018 Douglas County High School Band - Douglasville, GA
2018 Westwood High School Band- Blytheville, SC
2019 Meridian High School Band- Meridian, ID
2019 Centennial High School Band- Boise, ID
2019 TXP Winds - Cadenazzo, Switzerland

Film - 2019 - The Shadows of Life - Award for Best Original Music/Score
Film - 2019 - The All American

Samples of John's work for marching band can be found by clicking here.



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