Staff Information

Band Director, Joseph Karam 

Joseph Karam has been the Director of Bands at Desert Edge High School for three years. Music has been apart of his life since he was a young child. Mr. Karam studied music through Glendale Community College, Mesa Community College and Ottawa University. He has been a part of numerouse band programs and summer music camps through out his life as a student and as a teacher. He is excited to offer many musical opportunites to the students of Desert Edge. Mr. Karam currently teaches Marching Band, Jazz Band, Percussion Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Beginning/intermediate Band and Guitar.

(623) 932-7500 ext. 3041

Additional Instructors:

Robert Taylor – Assistant Director and Visual Caption – 480-299-7927 –

Tori Leach – Color Guard Caption – 623-628-6227 –

Travis Logan – Visual Assistant – 480-282-2606

Susie Wich and Stephen Kraynick – Baton Captions – 623-687-1478 –