Clinton Band Staff

Daniel Stone - Director of Bands

Daniel Stone is the Director of Bands at Clinton High School in Clinton, TN. A native of Kingston, TN, Mr. Stone currently resides in Knoxville. He attended the University of Tennessee where he earned his Bachelor of Music Education Degree in 2003.

Mr. Stone began his teaching career at Pigeon Forge High School in Pigeon Forge, TN where he taught for three years. In 2006 he moved to Memphis, TN in order for his wife to pursue her education as an optometrist. While in Memphis Mr. Stone taught at Millington Middle School in Millington, TN. In 2010 he was named the Director of Bands at Clinton High School.

Mr. Stone and his wife, Joy, are the proud parents of one son, Andrew.


Jimmy Davis - Assistant Director of Bands

Jimmy Davis

Sean Rutherford - Assistant Director of Bands

Sean Rutherford is the director of bands at Clinton Middle School and assists at Clinton High School where he is in charge of teaching the drumline and percussion ensemble. Mr. Rutherford holds a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and is a member of the Vic Firth Education Team. During his time at UT, Mr. Rutherford was a member of the Pride of the Southland Band along with the many wind, percussion and chamber ensembles. He also spent four years in DCI including 2 years in Division III, one year as a member of the front ensemble for the Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps and aged out in the tenor line for the 2000 Glassmen Drum & Bugle Corps. During these years, Mr. Rutherford had the opportunity to study with Thom Hannum, Lee Beddis, Colin McNutt, Brian Tinkel, James Ancona and Ian Moyer.