Staff Bios

Jackson Hisatake
Jackson is currently an assistant band director at Burnet Middle School in Austin, Texas where his duties include teaching the Concert Band as well as beginning percussion and low brass. He is a graduate of Texas State University where he earned his bachelors degree in music education. During his time there he played in many of the university ensembles including the Texas State Wind Symphony, the Texas State Symphonic Winds, and the Texas State Percussion Ensemble. Jackson's marching experience includes performing with the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps during the 2013 and 2015 seasons on the snare line, as well as performing with other open and world class indoor percussion organizations in the central Texas area including Imperial Percussion Theater and Texas State Indoor.