Subjects Taught


Concert Band

Marching Band

Music Appreciation


Bachelor of Arts in Instrumental Music Education

University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2011


A. P. Brewer High School: 2012-2015

Eva Junior High/Cotaco Junior High: 2012-2015


Patrick Dailey is from Pinson, AL and graduated from theUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham in 2010. While at UAB, Mr. Dailey was active within the Music Department. He was drum major and trumpet section leader for the Marching Blazers, a member of the wind symphony, jazz ensemble, brass quintet, and trumpet ensemble. While at UAB, Mr. Dailey performed with the Trumpet Ensemble at the 2011 International Trumpet Guild Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In the summer of 2006, Mr. Dailey marched with Spirit of JSU Drum and Bugle Corps and made DCI World Championship Finals in Madison, Wisconsin. He was also on staff with Southwind Drum and Bugle Corps in the summer of 2014.

Prior to arriving at AHS, Mr. Dailey was Band Director at Eva Junior High and Cotaco Junior High as well as an Assistant Band Director at Albert P. Brewer High School for three years. Under Mr. Dailey's instruction, the band program has consistently received superior ratings in marching contests and state Music Performance Assessment. Mr. Dailey's profession affiliations include National Association for Music Educators, Alabama Music Educators Association, Alabama Bandmasters Association, and Kappa Kappa Psi National Honorary Band Fraternity.

Mr. Dailey is happily married to his wife, Lauren, and they have three beautiful daughters, Elisabeth, Mabel, and Minnie. We're looking forward to another great year at Ardmore!