Mr. Isherwood has been the Choral Director and a teacher of Music Theory at Middletown HS North since April of 2004. At MHSN, Mr. Isherwood conducts three curricular and one extra-curricular choirs, teaches Intro to Music and AP Music Theory, and directs the music for the annual Spring Musical. Since 2004, Mr. Isherwood has prepared and conducted the choirs and Pit Orchestra through many great performances, competitions, trips, festivals, and clinics throughout the northeast United States.After graduating from Westminster Choir College with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and Sacred Music in 2003, Mr. Isherwood began graduate studies in choral conducting, organ, and music theory at Rowan University. Mr. Isherwood earned the Master of Music degree in Music Education at Rutgers University/Mason Gross School of the Arts, and is currently a doctoral student in music at Mason Gross. After beginning piano lessons in the fourth grade, Mr. Isherwood began studying organ in high school, and ultimately studied voice and conducting while in his undergraduate studies. Mr. Isherwood continues to study organ and church music as part of his doctoral work at Mason Gross. In the 2013-2014 school year, Mr. Isherwood was fortunate to receive the "Teacher of the Year" award at Middletown North. During the 2015-2016 school year, Mr. Isherwood conducted the NJ All Shore Chorus.Mr. Isherwood is active in the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), the American Choral Director's Association (ACDA), the American Guild of Organists (AGO), and the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA).