Del Mar Performing Arts Staff


William Burkhead

William Burkhead, Music
MA Southern Oregon University, American Band College 2007
BA Music Education, CSU, Chico. 1994


Mr. Burkhead is in his 22nd year at Del Mar High School and oversees the Performing Arts Department, teaching Music and Theatre Arts. He is also the conductor for the "Campbell Express-A Community Band".  He is a frequent clinician and guest conductor for bands and musical theatre pit orchestras.



Additional Staff

Daniel Hughes, Accompanist & Vocal Coach

Kale Duprey, Asst. to the Band Director, Visual Coordinator 

Bailey Morgan, Battery Percussion Coach

Charlie Tran, Front Ensemble Coach

AJ Gonzales, Brass and Movement Coach

Alyssa McCoy, Colorguard Instructor

Julie Goodall, Musical Theatre Vocal Coach (Winter Musical Only)

Joni Cronin, Musical Theatre Movement Coach (Winter Musical Only)