Dr. Charles Laux is the orchestra director at Alpharetta High School in Alpharetta, Georgia. He also serves as an Essential Elements contributing editor for the Hal Leonard Corporation. Formerly he was Assistant Professor of String Music Education at Kennesaw State University.

Dr. Laux holds degrees in music education from Ohio University, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a Ph.D. from The Ohio State University. For the last 23 years he has taught in many different capacities including serving as a college music education professor in Georgia and as a public school orchestra director in Nevada, Florida, and Ohio.

Please contact Dr. Laux if you would like more information regarding his very limited availability to serve as an orchestra conductor, clinician, or adjudicator.

Dr. Laux is proudly sponsored by the Hal Leonard Corporation and D’Addario Orchestral Strings.