Bradley Delaney is a 2011 graduate of Miami University with a Bachelors of Music in Music Education, and a 2020 graduate of American College of Education with a Masters in Educational Leadership. Brad began his career at Finneytown in 2014, working with all band students grades 5-12. While Brad enjoys teaching all aspects of band, he specializes in brass pedagogy and visual design/instruction. Brad has been the drill/visual designer for the Finneytown Marching Band since 2015 . During his time at Finneytown, Brad has helped the band receive various Superior ratings in Ohio Music Education Association Marching, Concert, and Solo and Ensemble events. He has also helped lead the marching band to 3 top ten finishes in the Mid-States Band Association circuit; 4th in 2018, 10th in 2019, and 2nd in 2021.
Before coming to Finneytown, Brad spent 2 years at Orion Academy in Cincinnati where he taught K-8 general music. Wanting to further expand the impact of music in his students lives, he started an after-school choir program and bucket drumming group to get more kids engaged in music outside of the classroom. Brad has also spent time working with the Walnut Hills High School Marching Band as a Brass and Visual Coordinator during the 2012 and 2013 seasons.
Brad is married to Cassandra Delaney and has three young girls, Grace, Abby, and Jenna. He enjoys performing, playing golf, cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats and the Cincinnati Bengals, and spending time with his family.