Greetings! My name is Esteban Montalvo; my friends call me Steve. I am the new assistant band director of the Memorial High School Mighty Minutemen Band. I also teach classes at Gus Garcia Middle School. I want to thank you for taking the time to visit my web page. This is my first year at EISD and I am thoroughly excited to be a part of a World-Class Education. I have over 25 years experience in public education with vast experience in teaching high school band, middle school band and elementary music.
I am a graduate of the following: Robstown High School where I received my diploma with honors and ranked top 10% in my class, Del Mar College where I received my Associate in Arts degree, The University of Texas at Austin where I received a Bachelor of Music Education, and Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi where I received a Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction. Additionally, I received a Performer's Certificate on Trumpet from UT and a Supervision Certificate from TAMUCC.
I am a member of the Texas Bandmasters' Association, the Texas Music Educators' Association, the Texas Music Adjudicators' Association, Who's Who Among America's Teachers, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, and the American Federation of Teachers. I am a past member and/or have performed with the following: Del Mar College Concert Band, Del Mar College Jazz Band, Del Mar College Orchestra, UT Longhorn Marching Band, UT Symphonic Band, Austin Symphonic Band, Corpus Christi Wind Symphony, Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra, Eddie Galvan Orchestra, San Antonio Symphonic Band, and the Heart of Texas Concert Band of San Antonio.
My hobbies and fun things to do include going to the gym for weightlifting/fitness, tubing on the river, going to movie theaters, riding roller coasters at theme parks, attending concerts, theater productions, comedy clubs and trying out new restaurants. When I'm at home, I enjoy working on my yard. Please feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns that I may help you with.