Kappa Kappa Psi mourns the passing of noted Texas high school band director Buddy Edwin Richardson. A graduate of Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, Bro. Richardson was an alumnus of the Gamma Alpha Chapter.
In his distinguished career, Buddy led 20 students to pursue careers as band directors and many other students into careers in other music professions and teaching. To this day, countless students continue to perform in their local communities and music organizations. “Chief”, “Coach” and “Mr. R” remains in the hearts of many students, who have encouraged their children to participate in the wonderful world of band, due to their experiences with their beloved band director.
Read more about Bro. Richardson’s distinguished career here.