• My name is Philip Soule and I'm the Director of Bands for the Monett R-1 School District. I currently teach grades 6-12 through the MIS, MMS, and MHS campuses. This is currently my 14th year of teaching and my 7th at Monett as the Director of Bands. I hold a Bachelors of Music Education degree from Central Missouri State University (2005) and a Masters of Music Education degree with an Emphasis in Instrumental Conducting from the University of Central Missouri (2016).