Koji Mori is the Director of Orchestras at Harrison High School in Kennesaw, Georgia. Mr. Mori holds a Masters in Music Education degree from the University of Georgia and a Bachelor of Music in Music Education degree from Columbus State University. Prior to coming to Harrison, Mr. Mori served as the Associate Director of Orchestras at Lassiter High School in Marietta, Georgia.
Mr. Mori was invited to Okayama, Japan in 2016 as a guest conductor for the city’s annual “Music Party!” Music Festival. In the summer of 2010, Mr. Mori was selected as a conducting fellow at the University of South Carolina’s Conductors Institute, working with professional musicians and conducting an array of orchestral literature for string, chamber, and symphony orchestra. He served as a conductor for the Phantom Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps in 2009 & 2008 (World Championship).
During the summers, Mr. Mori is on staff with the Music for All Summer Symposium, the Texas A&M University Commerce Summer Music Camp Series, and remains active as a leadership clinician. His professional affiliations include: National Association for Music Education and the Georgia Music Educators Association. Mr. Mori lives in Kennesaw with his lovely wife Brittany and their sweet daughter Kairi.