• In the studio with Mr. Kraus

    Steve Kraus
    Band Director
    McKnight & Peebles Elementary
    Mr. Kraus has been a proud member of the North Allegheny Music Department Faculty, and Band Staff since 1991. He presently teaches the Elementary Bands at McKnight & Peebles.
    Mr. Kraus earned his B.S. in Music Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and his Masters in Education from Duquesne University. He has studied Saxophone with
    Dr. John Plesha, Nestor Koval, Dr. John Kuehn, Greg Fishman, and Chris Vadala.
    Mr. Kraus performs regularly with a variety of professional groups in the Pittsburgh vicinity, and is on call with several groups in Virginia.
    He is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA), and is a registered voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Science (NARAS). 
    Mr. Kraus is married with three children that have all played in the Band @ North Allegheny. 






Last Modified on September 17, 2020