Phone: 210-356-0875


Degrees and Certifications:

BM, Texas State University

Mr. Alexander Yanez

Alex Yañez is very proud to be apart of the Lee Band family as an associate director of bands. Mr. Yañez is a graduate of MacArthur High School and has lived in San Antonio all his life.  He graduated from Texas State and holds a bachelors degree in music education and is certified in Jazz Studies under Dr. James Polk. While at Texas State he was a member of the Bobcat Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Salsa del Rio, Jazz Band and Jazz Combos. He studied saxophone with John Mills, Greg Wilson and Doug Skinner.

Mr. Yañez has been a clinician as a woodwind specialist in both concert and jazz in districts across San Antonio. His professional affiliations include Texas Music Educations Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, Texas Jazz Educators Association, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.

Mr. Ya
ñez greatest joy is being a father to his two kids and has been happily married to his wife for 19 years. Mr. Yañez is also a freelance musician and is a member of the San Antonio Jazz Orchestra (SAJO) and The Powerhouse Big Band. In his free time he likes watching sports with his son, going to the gym, and just being around family.

Teacher Schedule

  • Tutoring Hours

      Tuesday and Thursday Mornings 8:00am-8:40am

    (email to schedule appointment)

    Class Schedule 


    1                 8:50am - 9:45am              Front Ensemble 

    2                 9:50am - 10:45am            Percussion 

    3                 10:50am - 11:40am          Symphonic Band  

    4                 11:45am - 12:35am          Wind Ensemble  

    5                 12:40pm - 1:30pm            Jazz Band

    6                 1:35pm - 2:25pm              Lunch

    7                 2:30pm - 3:20pm              Conference

    8                 3:25pm - 4:15pm              Colorguard 




    1                 8:50am - 9:40am              Front Ensemble 

    2                 9:45am - 10:30am            Percussion  

                       10:35am - 11:15am          LEE Time

    3                 11:20am - 12:05pm          Symphonic Band 

    4                 12:10pm - 12:55pm          Wind Ensemble  

    5                 1:00pm - 1:45pm              Jazz Band

    6                 1:50pm - 2:35pm              Lunch

    7                 2:40pm - 3:25pm              Conference

    8                 3:30pm - 4:15pm              Colorguard 

    Bell Schedule