Boyce W. Wyrick, a graduate of Texas Tech University earned both a Bachelor and Master degrees in Music Education with post graduate work at Trinity University, Arizona State University, Oklahoma University, the University of Wisconsin and the University of Alaska. Professional affiliations include Texas Music Educators’ Association, Texas Music Adjudicators’ Association, Mu Omicron and the International Society of Bassists. Mr. Wyrick maintains a performing schedule with the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra. Past orchestral experiences include Amarillo, Midland-Odessa, Roswell (NM), San Angelo, San Antonio Civic, Lawton (OK), Seoul (ROK) and Plainview. He has conducted TMEA region orchestras in Abilene, Amarillo, Arlington, El Paso, Houston, Longview, Midland, Odessa, San Angelo and San Antonio. Under his direction, the Lubbock High Orchestra and Coronado Orchestra maintained high standards in both UIL competitions and music festivals. Wyrick retired from public education in 2009 after 35 years of service. In 2010, he was named TODA’s Orchestra Director of the Year. Wyrick serves as the conductor of the Plainview Symphony Orchestra and is the music director at Westminster Presbyterian Church where he conducts both the Chorale and Prime Chimers. He serves as an adjunct professor in the School of Music of Wayland Baptist University. Boyce and Kathy have four married children and seven grandchildren with an eighth on the way!