Our Director


Allen Lamp
Band Director

Allen Lamp was named Dwyer’s Director of Bands in 2007. In addition to directing the marching band, he conducts the Concert and Jazz Bands. Mr. Lamp graduated from Hialeah High School and received his Bachelor of Music Education from Miami Dade College and Florida State University. His marching experience includes: University of Miami Band of the Hour; Magic of Orlando Drum Corp.; and Florida State University Marching Chiefs.

Mr. Lamp comes to Dwyer after 8 years of successful public school teaching. Before coming to Dwyer, he was the Director of Bands for Southwest Senior High School in Miami (1999-2004); Auburndale High School (2004-2005) and Lake Worth High School (2005-2007). His bands received Superior ratings and all were State Marching Band finalists. Through his leadership, Dwyer’s bands have improved their ratings at competitions and assessments. The Panther Regiment is a 2009 Marching Band finalist. “All of my schools have brought forth different challenges, but more importantly, it is my job to bring out the best in every player and performer. Dwyer High School can and will achieve the goals of the previous schools and will surpass them by leaps and bounds.”

Mr. Lamp is active in the music community. He performs with the Palm Beach Gardens Concert Band.