Joel White, Guitar Student of the Year.

Joel White, my guitar student, recently placed second in All State Jazz Band. He has been raking in the awards. He is only the second student to be placed in All State Jazz Band in the history of Spring ISD. Below is a list of his recent accomplishments:

Joel White Awards
Joel White is a Junior guitarist with the award winning Spring High School Jazz Band. He has won numerous awards for his musicianship including two time Outstanding Soloist and Outstanding Musician at the Bill Watrous Jazz Festival at Sam Houston State University, outstanding musicianship award at BUC Days showcase of music Texas A&M Corpus Christi, All Star Award at MSM Jazz Festival at the University of Houston. In 2014 High School Jazz Festivals he received an All Star award at DeKaney High School and an Outstanding Musicianship at Waltrip High School. Spring High School recognized him with the Rookie of the Year in 2013 and the Louis Armstrong Award for outstanding achievement in Jazz in 2014.
He is two time first chair guitarist in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region 9 Jazz Band and in 2014 was named to the TMEA All State Jazz Band.
During the 2014 football season Joel participated in the Spring High marching band on the keyboard synthesizer during half time shows, and playing guitar to add a Rock Guitar sound to marching band classics when the band played in the stands.

Joel White, my guitar student, recently placed second in All State Jazz Band. He has been raking in the awards. He is only the second student to be placed in All State Jazz Band in the history of Spring ISD. Below is a list of his recent accomplishments:

Joel White Awards 
Joel White is a Junior guitarist with the award winning Spring High School Jazz Band. He has won numerous awards for his musicianship including two time Outstanding Soloist and Outstanding Musician at the Bill Watrous Jazz Festival at Sam Houston State University, outstanding musicianship award at BUC Days showcase of music Texas A&M Corpus Christi, All Star Award at MSM Jazz Festival at the University of Houston. In 2014 High School Jazz Festivals he received an All Star award at DeKaney High School and an Outstanding Musicianship at Waltrip High School.  Spring High School recognized him with the Rookie of the Year in 2013 and the Louis Armstrong Award for outstanding achievement in Jazz in 2014. 
He is two time first chair guitarist in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region 9 Jazz Band and in 2014 was named to the TMEA All State Jazz Band. 
During the 2014 football season Joel participated in the Spring High marching band on the keyboard synthesizer during half time shows, and playing guitar to add a Rock Guitar sound to marching band classics when the band played in the stands.
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