Edgar Jaime joined the Willow Wood staff in 2012 where he assumed the responsibilities of teaching beginning brass at Northpointe Intermediate, as well as directing the Symphonic band, and assisting with the Honor and Concert Bands. In each year under his direction, the Willow Wood Symphonic Band has earned the UIL Sweepstakes Award and numerous awards at local music festivals.
An accomplished trumpet player, Mr. Jaime hold a Bachelors in Music Education from Sam Houston State University and a Masters in Instrumental Performance from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Jaime has had the opportunity to study and perform with members of the Houston Symphony Orchestra, Houston Grand Opera Orchestra, Dallas Opera, and Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and has toured with several noted celebrities. Prior to his teaching position at Willow Wood, Mr. Jaime held private studios in the Klein, Spring, Lewisville, and Plano school districts.
Mr. Jaime remains an active freelance musician and clinician in the Houston area, and
is a member of the Texas Music Educators Association, Texas Bandmasters Association, International Trumpet Guild, and the American Federation of Musicians.