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 17 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

      Wednesday and Thursday Mornings 7:50am-8:40am

    (email to schedule appointment)

    Class Schedule 


    1                 8:50am - 9:42am              Wind Ensemble

    2                 9:47am - 10:37am            Symphonic Band

    3                 10:42am - 11:32am          Percussion

    4                 11:37am - 12:27am          Front Ensemble

    5                 12:32pm - 1:22pm            Jazz Band

    6                 1:27pm - 2:17pm              Lunch

    7                 2:22pm - 3:12pm              Conference

                       3:12pm - 3:25pm              Wrap Up

    8                 3:30pm - 4:20pm              Colorguard 



    1                 8:50am - 9:35am              Wind Ensemble

    2                 9:40am - 10:25am            Symphonic Band

    3                 10:30am - 11:15am          Percussion

    4                 11:19am - 12:04pm          Front Ensemble

    5                 12:08pm - 12:53pm          Jazz Band

    6                 12:57pm - 1:42pm            Lunch

    7                 1:46pm - 2:31pm              Conference

    8                 2:35pm - 3:20pm              Colorguard 



    1                 8:50am - 9:37am              Wind Ensemble

    2                 9:42am - 10:27am            Symphonic Band

                       10:32am - 11:17am          LEE Time

    3                 11:22am - 12:07pm          Percussion

    4                 12:12pm - 12:57pm          Front Ensemble

    5                 1:02pm - 1:47pm              Jazz Band

    6                 1:52pm - 2:37pm              Lunch

    7                 2:42pm - 3:27pm              Conference

    8                 3:32pm - 4:20pm              Colorguard 

    Bell Schedule