Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Music, Music Education - East Carolina University

Mr. Chris Hardesty



Chris Hardesty will begin his 11th year as a band director and his 6th year teaching at Northwest Cabarrus High School.  Prior to his appointment, Chris taught at Marvin Ridge Middle School where he co-directed the 6th-7th-8th grade bands and other performing ensembles offered within the band program.  He was also an assistant director with the Marvin Ridge High School Band.  Chris currently oversees the various offerings of the Northwest Cabarrus High School Bands and colloborates with Mr. David Parker at Northwest Cabarrus Middle School as a comprehensive band program.



1st Block - Fall Class Band

2nd Block - Planning

3rd Period - Fall Class Band

4th Period - Assist with NCMS Band




REMIND for Fall Class Band - Text the message @nchsfbc to the number 81010

Class resources can be accessed through Canvas