Although I am still in college, I have already accrued several years of teaching experience. I have taught marching bands (Pearland HS, Seven Lakes HS both in the Houston areas) for three years, and I taught low brass privately at an international boarding school (also in Houston) for two years. I originally taught myself music theory in middle school, but studying it in a university setting where I set the grade curve on the comprehensive Music Theory Iv final taught me how to help others un... [more]
I have studied guitar (acoustic and electric) and bass privately since I was a child. I have performed in multiple ensembles, including musicals for my high school and region jazz band. I also have played in local bands in Houston and have recorded almost an entire album.
My first year at San Jacinto Community College I majored in Bass Trombone before switching to tuba. I participated in the Wind Ensemble, brass choir, jazz band, and I plan on continuing to play in jazz band at SFA. I have two years experience teaching trombone to students ranging from 4th grade to High School.