Retail Manager - N
Joined in
2018
Languages Spoken

Spanish

Education

Texas Tech University School of Music, Hardin-Simmons University

Musical Interests

Education, Performance, Live Symphony and Wind Concerts

Favorite Instruments

Saxophone, Oboe, Brass

Expertise

Brass, Woodwinds, Flutes & Piccolos, Clarinets, Saxophones, Double Reed Instruments, Trumpets, Marching Band Brass, Drums & Percussion, Classroom & Kids, Euphoniums, Marching Percussion

Teaching Experience

Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps - Brass Caption Head, Marcus High School, Allen High School, Coppell High School, Flower Mound McKamy MS, The Colony High School

Levels Taught

All

Specialties / Genres Taught

Concert and Marching Band, Drum and Bugle Corps

Rick Villarreal

Retail Manager - N

"Without Music, life would be a mistake". 

Music gives a soul to the Universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to Everything"...Plato

About Me

Rick Villarreal brings to "Music & Arts" 30 years of successful experience in the Public Schools.  As Music and Band Director at various levels including High School, Middle School and D1 Drum Corps, Mr. Villarreal is known throughout the Country and State of Texas for his exemplary work in Music Education.  His performance ensembles have gone on to win National and State Championships in both Concert and Marching competitions throughout the Country.

Mr Villarreal has a Bachelors degree in Music Education from Texas Tech University with an emphasis on Saxophone and Woodwind Performance. He also specializes in Brass and Woodwind Pedagogy.  Having been the Brass Caption Head for the World Famous Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps, Mr. Villarreal is able to provide great feedback in Brass Performance and Pedagogy. 

Please feel free to call or come by the store to visit with Rick about any questions you may have about your musical needs. 

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Garland Music & Arts 972-530-9083 Garland TX