Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Edgar Jaime
Mr. Jaime is in his tenth year of teaching and his first year as director of bands at Hendrick Middle School. Prior to coming to Plano Mr. Jaime was a director at Willow Wood Junior High in Tomball, TX. Under his direction the Willow Wood Symphonic Band received consistent “sweepstakes” at their UIL Concert & Contest evaluations and have earned multiple “best-in-class” honors at several music festivals.
An accomplished trumpet player, Mr. Jaime holds a Bachelors in Music Education from Sam Houston State University and a Masters in Music Performance from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Jaime has had the opportunity to study and perform with members of the Houston Symphony Orchestra, Houston Grand Opera Orchestra, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and has toured nationally with several noted celebrities. Prior to teaching publicly Mr. Jaime held private lesson studios in the Klein, Spring, Lewisville, and Plano school districts. He remains an active musician and clinician.
Mr. Jaime is a member of the Texas Bandmasters Association, Texas Music Educators Association, American Federation of Musicians, and International Trumpet Guild. When not making music with students and colleagues, Mr. Jaime enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife Shannon and their fur-baby Millie.
Information about the Hendrick Middle School Band program can be found in the Hendrick Middle School Band webpage.
1st Period: Bassoon/Saxophone
2nd Period: Percussion
3rd Period: Symphonic Band
4th Period: Conference
5th/6th Period: Advisory/Wind Ensemble
7th Period: High Brass
8th Period: Low Brass