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Whitney Band


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Mr. Garcia has been teaching in Stratford Public School system since 2014. Prior to coming to Stratford, Mr. Garcia taught in the city of Bridgeport.  Mr. Garcia is an alumnus of the University of Connecticut, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education and a Bachelor of Arts in Music with an emphasis on trumpet performance.

 In addition to teaching, Mr. Garcia is a professional trumpet player who performs regularly throughout the New York, Connecticut and New Jersey tri-state area.  As an accomplished trumpet player, Mr. Garcia has performed and recorded with a number of Latin artists such as Tony Vega, The Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Victor Manuelle, Larry Harlow, and many more. Mr. Garcia also appeared on ESPN as the featured National Anthem solo performer at two nationally televised UConn basketball games.