Subjects Taught: Piano, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele, Violin, Cello, Drums, Saxophone, Mathematics, & Spanish.
Ages: 5 & Up.
Experience: +12 years
Texas Teacher Certification:
* ESL Supplemental (154) TEA Certified
* Mathematics 4th-8th TEA Certified
* Crisis Intervention Prevention Trained
* High School Teacher Certification
Luis is a passionate music teacher and performer who plays multiple instruments. His lessons are fun, dynamic , and results driven. In addition to being a certified teacher in the state of Texas, he was also a math tutor for the Texas Department of Assistance and Rehabilitation Services (DARS) since 2011.
Beginning his music endeavors at age 11, consequently, Luis has gained a strong conviction on the positive impact studying music can have in a person’s life. Luis has over twelve years of direct experience teaching students from ages 5 to 65 years young.
As he completed his undergraduate degree in mathematics education, Luis became involved in the praise and worship ministry at age 18. Since then, he has served as worship pastor and musical director for ten years. Additionally, he served as youth pastor for six years.
As a result of following his aspirations to become a Music Therapist, Luis was led to Sam Houston State University where he is completing his graduate studies in Music Therapy. He is a strong promoter of youth involvement in community outreach through music. Luis regularly volunteers at adult health care centers and public events because nothing has fulfilled him more than experiencing hope and joy spread by music. This is the sole reason of why he became a music teacher.
Luis’s approach to music lessons is to work with each student at their level of need. Because Luis focuses on strengthening weaknesses and developing strengths, his students progress and grow in the art of music.