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Carlos Gonzalez

Titans together, Titans apart!

 

 About Mr. Gonzalez

 

Carlos Gonzalez graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with a Bachelor of Music. He teaches at Victoria East High School as the Director of Bands, where he leads the development and success of the marching band program, concert bands, and jazz ensemble. In addition to his responsibilities at VEHS, Mr. Gonzalez also assists with the Symphonic and Concert Bands at Howell Middle School and Stroman Middle School. He plays regularly as a freelance horn player with the Corpus Christi Wind Symphony, the Corpus Christi Municipal Band, the Crossroads Community Jazz Ensemble, the Crossroads Strings, and the Crossroad Community Band in Victoria. He has performed in professional ensembles under the direction of the world renowned Colonel John R. Bourgeois, Composer Frank Ticheli, and Composer David Holsinger.

 

He is a past winner of the Texas A&M University Kingsville Regional Horn Solo Competition and teaches privately in the South Texas area. As a jazz musician, he has performed with the likes of Wayne Bergeron, Andre Hayward, “Blue” Lou Marini, Doug Beach, Frank Mantooth, and Tom Braxton. Mr. Gonzalez is a member of professional organizations such as Texas Music Educators Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.

 

 

Contact Info

 

 

▪ Email: carlos.gonzalez@visd.net

 

▪ Office hours on Teams (9-11am and 1-3pm) 

 

▪ Remind code:

- VEHS 2019-2020 Band Jr/Sr - @vehs2019js

- VEHS 2019-2020 Band Fr/So - @vehs2019fs

 

▪ Facebook - Victoria East High School Titan Band

 

▪ Twitter - @EastTitanBand

 

 

*All course documents and details will be found in Microsoft Teams in the student’s class account.

*Refer to the main Victoria East Webpage for email naming convention and password for Microsoft Teams access for students.

 

Course Info

 

▪ Courses

- Wind Ensemble

- Symphonic Winds

- Concert Band

- Jazz Band

 

▪ Assignments are in Microsoft Teams.

- Check in here periodically to review assignments, help videos, instructions, and important information.