Alexandria Community Band
John Carter is a family practice physician with IU
Health, Ball Memorial Hospital. His office is
in Albany, Indiana.
playing french horn for Alexandria Community Band,
he for several years played euphonium in the annual "Tuba
was Music Director for the annual “Evening
of the Arts” benefit concerts by medical
students while at IU School of Medicine.
a B.A. in Music, with honors from Earlham College,
Carter also held a church music director's position and conducted
various music ensembles, playing French Horn with the Richmond
Symphony Orchestra (IN). He composed/performed
with a gospel quartet while in seminary at Earlham
School of Religion and spent three months studying
music in Florence, Italy.
sang tenor with the Indianapolis Opera
for several seasons.
arranging, recording, performing, and traveling in music ministry
while serving as a local church pastor, he was music director
for a multi-church massed choir national benefit concert for
the “International Year of the Child”
fund in Belize City, Belize.
Carter was a public school music teacher (grades 5-12) and co-founder
and assistant conductor for the Carmel Symphony
Orchestra,Carmel, IN, having studied conducting
and composition at Jordan College of Music, Butler
earned many first place state solo & ensemble awards, performing
with Carmel High School concert, marching,
& pep bands, as well as the Indiana All-State