Mr. Alexander Yanez

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 14 years. Mr. Yañez is also a freelance musician and is a member of the Powerhouse Big Band. In his free time he likes watching sports with his son, going to the gym, and just being around family.
  • Below are the class codes for

    Mr. Yanez's Classes


    Lee Band 2019-2020

    class code: vkdmbyh


    Lee Colorguard 2019-2020

    class code: sbu6zpc

  • Tutoring Hours

    Tuesday/Thursday Mornings 8:00am-8:30am


    Class Schedule

    1st Period (8:55-9:47): Concert Band

    2nd Period (9:52-10:45):  Jazz Band

    3rd Period (10:50-11:40): Percussion Ensemble

    4th Period (11:45-12:35): Wind Ensemble

    5th Period (12:40-1:30): Lunch

    6th Period (1:35-2:25): Symphonic Band

    7th Period (2:30-3:20): Conference

    8th Period (3:25-4:15): Color Guard