High Brass Technician
Jacob is an educator from Mesa, Arizona. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in music education at Arizona State University, where he serves as a graduate assistant for the music education program, as well as a graduate assistant for the Sun Devil Marching Band and Pep Bands.
Jacob has established a diverse teaching experience ranging from middle school to college, as well as concert, marching and jazz ensembles. Jacob is also an active trumpet player in Arizona in a wide variety of musical settings including commercial, jazz and classical ensembles. He also works as a music arranger and composer for several marching programs in the Phoenix area.
When he is not teaching or performing, Jacob enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, and cheering on the Arizona Cardinals, Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox.