Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Joseph Radtke
Joseph Radtke teaches Instrumental Music for the Breckenridge Community School District and currently serves as trombone instructor at Alma College His career includes teaching and directing jazz bands, concert bands, marching bands, general music classes, chamber ensembles, and private instrumental lessons. Joseph serves as an ex officio member of the Board of Directors for the Saginaw Eddy Concert Band and the Central Michigan Area Concert Band. Joseph studied trombone with Dr. Robert Lindahl at Central Michigan University where he earned a Bachelor of Music Education Degree in 2005 and a Masters in Music Education in 2014.
Joseph Radtke is also an active freelance trombonist and conductor. Currently, Joseph is the Second Trombonist with the West Michigan Symphony Orchestra and Midland Symphony Orchestra and is Principal Trombone for the Baroque on Beaver Island Festival. He also has performed with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Saginaw Eddy Concert Band, Saginaw Chorale Society, Midland Music Society, Michigan Jazz Trail Big Band, Metallurgy Brass Quintet, and many other ensembles throughout Michigan. Joseph is the Director of the Saginaw Eddy Concert Band, the Central Michigan Area Concert Band, and the Conductor for the Click Clack Moosic Ensemble with West Michigan Symphony.